Diversos pães - Different breads
From Old Portuguese pan, from Latin pānem, accusative singular form of pānis. (compare Catalan pa, French pain, Galician pan, Italian pane, Romanian pâine, Spanish pan).
pão m (plural pães)
- (figuratively) food, sustenance
- (colloquial) an attractive and elegant boy
For usage examples of this term, see Citations:pão.
- (→ Bengali: পাঁউরুটি (paun-ruti))
- (→ Burmese: ပေါင်မုန့် (paungmun.)
- Guinea-Bissau Creole: pon
- (→ Gujarati: પાઉં (pāū̃))
- (→ Hindi: पाव (pāv))
- (→ Japanese: パン (“pan”))
- (→ Korean: 빵 (ppang))
- (→ Min Nan: pháng)
- Kabuverdianu: pom
- (→ Kadiwéu: paon)
- Korlai Creole Portuguese: pãw
- Malaccan Creole Portuguese: pang
- (→ Marathi: पाव (pāv))
- (→ Thai: ปัง (bpang))
- (→ Tetum: paun)
- (attractive boy): It is now considered outdated slang in Brazil, though perfectly understandable.