açúcar

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic السكّر (as-sukkar), from Persian شکر (šakar), from Middle Persian 𐭱𐭪𐭥 (šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, “ground or candied sugar, originally meaning grit, gravel”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh- (gravel, boulder).

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Noun[edit]

açúcar m (plural açúcares)

  1. sugar