braço

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn, arm), from βραχύς (brakhús, short), from Proto-Indo-European *mréǵʰus (short, brief).

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Noun[edit]

braço m

  1. arm

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bracchium (forearm, arm), from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn, arm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

braço m (plural braços)

  1. arm
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 5r. a-f. 5r. b.
      Corrio eſau aencuẽtro de ſo ermano. E abraçol & echo ſobre ſo cuello el braço.
      Esau ran to meet with his brother, then he hugged him and put his arm over his neck.

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Portuguese[edit]

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Braço

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese braço, from Latin bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn, arm), from βραχύς (brakhús, short), from Proto-Indo-European *mréǵʰus (short, brief).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

braço m (plural braços)

  1. arm
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 100:
      Hermione beliscou o braço do amigo com força.
      Hermione pinched her friend's arm with force.