canário

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Portuguese[edit]

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canário

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Insula Canaria (Canary Islands); īnsula (island) + canaria (of the dogs), from canis (dog), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ. The bird is named after its original which included the Canary Islands.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

canário m (plural canários)

  1. Canarian (an inhabitant of the Canary islands)
  2. canary (bird)

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Adjective[edit]

canário m (feminine canária, plural canários, feminine plural canárias; uncomparable)

  1. Canarian