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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese duc (duke), borrowed from Old French duc (duke), from Latin dux (ruler), from dūcō (I lead), from Proto-Indo-European *dewk-.

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NounEdit

duque m (plural duques, feminine duquesa, feminine plural duquesas)

  1. duke (male ruler of a duchy)
  2. (card games) deuce (a card with two spots)

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See alsoEdit

Playing cards in Portuguese · cartas de baralho (layout · text)
             
ás dois, duque três, terno quatro, quadra cinco, quina seis, sena sete, manilha
             
oito nove dez valete dama rei jóquer, joker,
coringa, curinga

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French duc, from Latin dux. Doublet of dux.

NounEdit

duque m (plural duques)

  1. duke

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