gadanha

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish guadaña (scythe), from Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌹𐌸𐌰𐌽𐌴𐌹𐍃 (waiþaneis), or Frankish waiþanjan (to pasture, forage). Both from Proto-Germanic *waiþō (hunt, pasture, food).

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Noun[edit]

gadanha f (plural gadanhas)

  1. scythe
  2. a large spoon used to eat soup
  3. claw of a bird of prey

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