BourguignonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pavor.

NounEdit

 m (plural pôs)

  1. fear

LabuEdit

NounEdit

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Susanne Holzknecht, The Markham languages of Papua New Guinea (1989), page 71

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

  1. Apocopic form of pôr; used preceding the pronouns lo, la, los or las
  2. Eye dialect spelling of pôr, representing Caipira Portuguese.

Etymology 2Edit

Reduction of porra (damn!).

InterjectionEdit

  1. (Brazil, vulgar) It expresses astonishment, annoyance, boredom
    , que difícil!
    Damn, how difficult!
    Isso é legal, .
    Damn, this is cool.
Usage notesEdit

In Brazil, is only very slightly less offensive than porra itself



VietnameseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French pot d'échappement (literally pot of escapement).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

  1. Short for ống pô (exhaust pipe).