embaixador

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal ambaisador (ambassador), derivative of ambaissa (service, mission, errand), from Gothic 𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌱𐌰𐌷𐍄𐌹 (andbahti, service, function), from Proto-Germanic *ambahtiją (service, office), derivative of Proto-Germanic *ambahtaz (servant), from Gaulish *ambactos (servant), from Proto-Indo-European *ambʰi- (around) + Proto-Indo-European *aǵ- (to drive).

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Noun[edit]

embaixador m (plural embaixadores)

  1. ambassador

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