pardo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Portuguese pardao, from Sanskrit word meaning "splendour, majesty".

Noun[edit]

pardo (plural pardos or pardoes)

  1. (historical) A former money of account in Goa, India.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pardo m (feminine parda, masculine plural pardos, feminine plural pardas)

  1. brown, beige

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

pardō

  1. dative singular of pardus
  2. ablative singular of pardus

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pardo, from Latin pardus, from Ancient Greek πάρδος (párdos, leopard, panther).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pardo m (plural pardos, feminine parda, feminine plural pardas)

  1. mulatto
    Pardo é um termo oficial no Brasil formalmente utilizado para descrever alguém de origem multirracial.
    Pardo is an official term used formally in Brazil to describe someone of multiracial origins.

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Adjective[edit]

pardo m (feminine parda plural pardos feminine plural pardas; uncomparable)

  1. brown
  2. mulatto; brown-skinned (but not black)
  3. grayish, dun

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pardus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pardo m (feminine parda, masculine plural pardos, feminine plural pardas)

  1. Having the color brown.
  2. (of weather) dull, overcast
  3. (of a voice) gruff, hoarse

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Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pardo m (plural pardos)

  1. (poetic, literary) leopard

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