branco

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of brancardier.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

branco m (plural brancos)

  1. (military, colloquial) stretcher-bearer

Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

branco m (feminine branca, masculine plural brancos, feminine plural brancas)

  1. white (colour)

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

branco m (plural branchi)

  1. flock (of sheep)
  2. pack (of wolves)
  3. gang (of people)

Mirandese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

branco (feminine branca, masculine plural brancos, feminine plural brancas)

  1. white

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin *blancus, from Proto-Germanic *blankaz (bright, shining, blinding, white), from Proto-Indo-European *bhleg- (to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

branco m (plural brancos, feminine branca, feminine plural brancas)

  1. white

Descendants[edit]

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Portuguese[edit]

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branco

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese branco (white), from Late Latin *blancus, from Proto-Germanic *blankaz (bright, shining, blinding, white), from Proto-Indo-European *bhleg- (to shine).

Cognate with Galician branco, Spanish blanco, Catalan blanc, Occitan blanc, French blanc, Italian bianco and English blank.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

branco m (plural brancos)

  1. white (color)
  2. a Caucasian male

Adjective[edit]

branco m (feminine branca plural brancos feminine plural brancas; comparable)

  1. white

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