GalicianEdit

NounEdit

pão m (plural pães)

  1. Alternative form of pan

ReferencesEdit

https://estraviz.org/pão


PortugueseEdit

 
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Diversos pães - Different breads

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pan, from Latin pānem, accusative singular form of pānis, possibly from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *peh₂- (to feed, graze). (compare Catalan pa, French pain, Galician pan, Italian pane, Romanian pâine, Spanish pan).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɐ̃w̃/, [ˈpɐ̃ʊ̯̃]

NounEdit

pão m (plural pães)

  1. bread
  2. (figuratively) food, sustenance
  3. (colloquial) an attractive and elegant boy

Usage notesEdit

  • (attractive boy): It is now considered outdated slang in Brazil, though perfectly understandable.

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:pão.

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit