quadrado

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Portuguese[edit]

quadrado

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese quadrado, from Latin quadrātus (squared), perfect passive participle of quadrō (I make square), from quadrus (square), from quattuor (four), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres.

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Noun[edit]

quadrado m (plural quadrados)

  1. (geometry) square (polygon)
  2. (mathematics) square (the second power of a number)
    Quatro é o quadrado do dois.
    Four is the square of two.

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Adjective[edit]

quadrado m (feminine quadrada plural quadrados feminine plural quadradas; comparable)

  1. (geometry, not comparable) square-shaped
  2. (slang, offensive) describes a traditionalist (one who adheres to tradition, especially in cultural or religious practices)

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Verb[edit]

quadrado

  1. Masculine singular past participle of quadrar