Portuguese

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Etymology

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From quente +‎ -inha.

Pronunciation

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  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /kẽˈt͡ʃĩ.ɲɐ/ [kẽˈt͡ʃĩ.j̃ɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /kẽˈt͡ʃi.ɲa/

Noun

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quentinha f (plural quentinhas)

  1. (Brazil, popular) simple disposable lunchbox made of aluminium or styrofoam and used to pack hot meals