bênção

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese bẽeiçon, from Latin benedictiōnem, accusative singular of benedictiō (blessing; benediction). The plural was formed from bênção + -s, the etymologically correct plural *bênções is considered incorrect.

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Noun[edit]

bênção f (plural bênçãos)

  1. benediction, blessing
  2. grace

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