See also: Formoso

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fōrmōsus (beautiful, well-formed) (compare Portuguese formoso, Spanish hermoso, Galician fermoso, Romanian frumos).

AdjectiveEdit

formoso (feminine singular formosa, masculine plural formosi, feminine plural formose)

  1. shapely, curvaceous

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fōrmōsō

  1. dative masculine singular of fōrmōsus
  2. dative neuter singular of fōrmōsus
  3. ablative masculine singular of fōrmōsus
  4. ablative neuter singular of fōrmōsus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Latin fōrmōsus; replaced inherited Old Portuguese fremoso, fermoso (compare Italian formoso, Spanish hermoso, Galician fermoso, Romanian frumos).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

formoso m (feminine singular formosa, masculine plural formosos, feminine plural formosas, comparable)

  1. beautiful

InflectionEdit

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