roqueiro

GalicianEdit

 
Roqueiros: Galician band Machina

Etymology 1Edit

From rock (rock music) +‎ -eiro.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

roqueiro m (feminine singular roqueira, masculine plural roqueiros, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. rock (related to rock music)

NounEdit

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros, feminine roqueira, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. rocker (musician who plays rock music)
  2. rocker (someone passionate about rock music)
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Etymology 2Edit

From roca (rock) +‎ -eiro.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

roqueiro m (feminine singular roqueira, masculine plural roqueiros, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. (relational) rock (related to rocks)
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Etymology 3Edit

From roca (spinning distaff) +‎ -eiro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros)

  1. strap that secures the fibres on the distaff
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PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From roque +‎ -eiro.

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

roqueiro m (feminine singular roqueira, masculine plural roqueiros, feminine plural roqueiras, comparable)

  1. rock (related to rock music)
    O ton roqueiro deste grupo é inconfundível. (The rock tone of this group is unmistakable.)
    O grupo roqueiro AC/DC lançou uma nova canção. (The rock band AC/DC has released a new song.)

NounEdit

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros, feminine roqueira, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. rocker (musician who plays rock music)
  2. rocker (someone passionate about rock music)
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Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros)

  1. (obsolete) a type of cannon that fires rocks