folha

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Old ProvençalEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin folia, from the plural of Latin folium.

NounEdit

folha f ‎(oblique plural folhas, nominative singular folha, nominative plural folhas)

  1. leaf

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

folha

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese folla, from Late Latin folia, from the plural of Latin folium, probably from Proto-Indo-European *bʰolh₃yom ‎(leaf), from *bʰleh₃- ‎(blossom, flower).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal, Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈfo.ʎɐ/
  • Hyphenation: fo‧lha

NounEdit

folha f (plural folhas)

  1. (botany) leaf
  2. sheet (of paper)

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