quilombo

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese quilombo, from Kimbundu kilombo.

Noun[edit]

quilombo (plural quilombos)

  1. (historical, in Brazil) A remote, inland settlement originally settled by fugitive slaves (or others).

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Kimbundu kilombo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

quilombo m (plural quilombos)

  1. A quilombo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese quilombo.

Noun[edit]

quilombo m (plural quilombos)

  1. (Argentina) brothel
  2. (Argentina) big mess
  3. (Venezuela) boondocks