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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese caente (hot; warm), from Latin calēns, calēntem, present participle of caleō.

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quente m or f (plural quentes)

  1. hot, warm
  2. (vulgar) aroused sexually

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese caente (hot; warm), from Latin calēns, calēntem, present participle of caleō.

Cognate with Galician quente, Asturian, Leonese and Mirandese caliente, Spanish caliente, Aragonese calién and Catalan calent.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

quente m or f (plural quentes, comparable)

  1. hot, warm

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:quente.

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