pau

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pau (plural paus)

  1. Alternative form of pa (Maori fort)

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pāc-, stem of pāx.

Noun[edit]

pau f (plural paus)

  1. peace
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pau m (plural paus)

  1. spotted dragonet (a fish of the species Callionymus maculatus)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Uncertain origin. Sometimes ascribed to Paul, but also as a phonetic reduction of *paup, alternating form of palp (the act of feeling).

Adjective[edit]

pau m (feminine pava, masculine plural paus, feminine plural paves)

  1. credulous; gullable; rustic

Noun[edit]

pau m (plural paus)

  1. fool; rube

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Verb[edit]

pau

  1. (stative) finished, done
  2. (stative) destroyed

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Rafsi[edit]

pau

  1. rafsi of pagbu.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pao, from Latin pālus.

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Noun[edit]

pau m (plural paus)

  1. stick
  2. (slang, vulgar) penis, dick, cock, prick
    Ele sorriu quando coloquei minha mão entre suas coxas e comecei a esfregar seu pau grande.
    He smiled when I put my hand between his thighs and started to rub his big dick.

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