biscoito

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese bizcoyto, from Old French bescuit, from Medieval Latin biscoctum, from Latin (panis) bis coctus "(bread) twice-baked."

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

biscoito m (plural biscoitos)

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    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 207:
      Harry engoliu o biscoito [...]
      Harry swallowed the cookie [...]