pardo

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Portuguese pardao, from Sanskrit word meaning "splendour, majesty".

NounEdit

pardo (plural pardos or pardoes)

  1. (historical) A former money of account in Goa, India.

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GalicianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pardo m (feminine parda, masculine plural pardos, feminine plural pardas)

  1. brown, beige

LatinEdit

NounEdit

pardō

  1. dative singular of pardus
  2. ablative singular of pardus

PortugueseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pardo, from Latin pardus, from Ancient Greek πάρδος (pardos, leopard, panther).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pardo m (plural pardos, feminine parda, feminine plural pardas)

  1. mulatto
    Pardo é um termo oficial no Brasil formalmente utilizado para descrever alguém de origem multirracial.
    Pardo is an official term used formally in Brazil to describe someone of multiracial origins.

See alsoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pardo m (feminine parda plural pardos feminine plural pardas; uncomparable)

  1. brown
  2. mulatto; brown-skinned (but not black)
  3. grayish, dun

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pardus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pardo m (feminine parda, masculine plural pardos, feminine plural pardas)

  1. Having the color brown.
  2. (of weather) dull, overcast
  3. (of a voice) gruff, hoarse

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

pardo m (plural pardos)

  1. (poetic, literary) leopard

SynonymsEdit

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