See also: urubu and urubù

Catalan edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Portuguese urubu.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

urubú m (plural urubús)

  1. black vulture, buzzard
    Synonym: zopilot

Further reading edit

Nheengatu edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Old Tupi urubu, from Proto-Tupi-Guarani *uruβu, from Proto-Tupian *urupˀu.[1]

Cognate with Portuguese urubu.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /u.ɾuˈbu/
  • Rhymes: -u
  • Hyphenation: u‧ru‧bú

Noun edit

urubú

  1. New World vulture
    Synonym: waxú

References edit

  1. ^ Marcel Twardowsky Ávila (2021) “urubú”, in Proposta de dicionário nheengatu-português (in Portuguese) (Thesis), São Paulo: USP, →DOI, page 797

Spanish edit

Noun edit

urubú m (plural urubús or urubúes)

  1. black vulture, buzzard

Further reading edit