eufemismo

See also: eŭfemismo

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

eufemismo m (plural eufemismos)

  1. euphemism

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek εὐφημισμός (euphēmismós), from εὐφημίζω (euphēmízō), from εὔφημος (eúphēmos, uttering sound of good omen, abstaining from inauspicious words), from εὖ (, well) + φήμη (phḗmē, a voice, a prophetic voice, rumor, talk), from φάναι (phánai, to speak, say).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ew.feˈmiz.mo/
  • Hyphenation: eu‧fe‧mì‧smo

NounEdit

eufemismo m (plural eufemismi)

  1. euphemism

Derived termsEdit


PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

eufemismo m (plural eufemismos)

  1. euphemism
    Antonym: disfemismo

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

eufemismo m (plural eufemismos)

  1. euphemism
    Antonym: disfemismo

Derived termsEdit