PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese prão, an early semi-learned borrowing from Latin plānus.[1][2] Doublet of plano and piano and the inherited chão.

NounEdit

porão m (plural porões)

  1. (nautical, aviation) hold (cargo area of a ship or aircraft)
  2. (Brazil) basement

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

porão

  1. third-person plural future indicative of pôr

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ porão” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ porão” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.