Brazil

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese brasil (brazilwood), originally ‘red like an ember’, from brasa (ember), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *brasō (gleed, crackling coal).

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Brazil

  1. A large Portuguese-speaking country in South America. Capital: Brasilia. Official name: Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil).

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Albanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brazil m (definite Brazili)

  1. Brazil

Breton[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brazil

  1. Brazil

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brazil m

  1. obsolete spelling of Brasil

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brazil m (Cyrillic spelling Бразил)

  1. Brazil