morro

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

morro m (plural morros)

  1. hill (elevated location)
  2. (regional, Rio de Janeiro city) slum; shantytown
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of morrer (to die).

Verb[edit]

morro

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of morrer

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown, cognate with Occitan morre

Noun[edit]

morro m (plural morros)

  1. hill
  2. snout
  3. (figuratively) mouth

Synonyms[edit]