Portuguese edit

 
musaranho

Etymology edit

From Latin mūsarāneus, from mūs (mouse) + arāneus (of a spider), named after its venomous bite.

Pronunciation edit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /mu.zaˈɾɐ̃.ɲu/ [mu.zaˈɾɐ̃.j̃u]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /mu.zaˈɾɐ.ɲo/
 

  • Rhymes: -ɐɲu
  • Hyphenation: mu‧sa‧ra‧nho

Noun edit

musaranho m (plural musaranhos)

  1. shrew (mouselike animal)

Hypernyms edit

Derived terms edit