astroso

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin astrōsus (ill-starred), from astrum (star), from Ancient Greek ἄστρον (ástron, star).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

astroso

  1. ill-starred, unfortunate
  2. vile, despicable, infamous

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese astroso, from Latin astrosus (ill-starred), from astrum (star), from Ancient Greek ἄστρον (ástron, star). Cognate with Galician astroso and Spanish astroso.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

astroso m (feminine astrosa plural astrosos feminine plural astrosas; comparable)

  1. ill-starred, unfortunate
    (Can we find and add a quotation of José Saramago to this entry?)