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Uncitable Southern Brazilian regionalisms

  • aguento: watery (água + -ento);
  • armar capa: (slang) to leave; to depart;
  • bera: beer (from Venetian bira);
  • carçudão: someone who wears baggy pants; (by extension) a lowlife (from carça (eye dialect of calça) + -udo + -ão);
  • cracóvia: Krakauer, a type of salami made by Polish immigrants (from Cracóvia ‎(Krakow));
  • crêndios padre / crêndios pai / crêndios: an expression of terror, awe or surprise (from Spanish cree en dios, padre);
  • cuim: tailbone, coccyx (from cu + -im);
  • Curita: nickname of Curitiba;
  • de buenas: all right, OK (Hispanicisation of de boa);
  • espirradeira: a sneezing spell (from espirrar ‎(to sneeze) + -deira);
  • frischtick: food taken to an event, such as a fishing trip or a picnic (from Hunsrik friixtik, from German Frühstück);
  • gengis khan: a type of grill consisting of a hemispherical metal top full of slits, placed over a base with the burning embers; barbecue prepared using this grill (named after Mongol emperor Gengis Khan);
  • grácie: thank you (from Venetian grassie);
  • louco de: (colloquial) very; extremely;
  • mede-mede: inchworm (reduplication of mede ‎(measures));
  • mirde bom/bão, mirde: used as an answer to greetings equivalent to how are you?, and to express gladness with the outcome of a deal (from rural pronunciation of mil ‎(thousand) de ‎(of) bom ‎(good));
  • nem os padres de Pitanga: used to sarcastically imply that someone’s denial is a lie;
  • no pau da viola: almost out of resources or material; running on fumes;
  • Parágua: nickname of Paraguai;
  • paraguaio: of poor or low quality (a reference to counterfeit goods imported from Paraguay by sacoleiros);
  • perpreto: nonstandard form of perplexo;
  • piá de apartamento/prédio: someone who had a sheltered life and is out of touch with the common people’s woes;
  • serpelo: whopper;
  • tchuca, porco!: used to criticise someone for burping;
  • tchuco: tipsy, slightly drunk;
  • tongo: a foolish person; foolish (from Rioplatense Spanish);
  • tonguice: foolishness; a foolish act (tongo + -ice);
  • tonguear: to act foolishly (tongo + -ear);
  • tabuleiro: chopping board;
  • tristonhoco: down, depressed (tristonho + -oco);
  • vetcho, -a: old person; grandfather; old (from Venetian vecio);
  • vina: hot dog sausage (from German Wiener).

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  • (5 May 2011) Began
  • (31 July 2012) Finished.
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  • (5 August 2012) emptied it.
  • Expanding Portuguese entries per frequency:
    • Began: 11 August 2012.
    • 100 most common: 15 March 2013.
    • 200 most common: 13 April 2013.
    • On hold.
  • (26 November 2014) Began.
  • (2 December 2014) 500 left.
  • (4 December 2014) 250 left.
  • (6 December 2014) Done.
  • (11 March 2014) 17317 definitions behind.
  • (28 August 2015) 128 definitions ahead.
  • Began: 27 December 2014;
  • Aa: 27 December 2014;
  • Ab: 28 December 2014;
  • Ac: 31 January 2015;
  • Ad: 3 February 2015;
  • Ae: 8 February 2015;
  • Af: 10 February 2015;
  • Ag: 15 February 2015;
  • Ah: 15 February 2015;
  • Ai: 17 February 2015;
  • Aj: 17 February 2015;
  • Ak: 17 February 2015;
  • Al: 17 June 2015;
  • Am: 29 June 2015;
  • An: 6 August 2015 (you won’t believe how many words use the prefix anti-);
  • Ao: 6 August 2015;
  • Ap: 10 August 2015;
  • Aq: 10 August 2015;
  • Ar: 21 August 2015.
  • Go through Peregrinaçam and add the obsolete spellings:
  • Chapter I: 18 July 2015;
  • Chapter II: 19 July 2015;
  • Chapter III: 1 August 2015;
  • Chapter IV: 3 August 2015;
  • Chapter V: 3 August 2015;
  • Chapter VI: 4 August 2015;
  • Chapter VII: 6 August 2015;
  • Chapter VIII: 6 August 2015.
  • (2 July 2015) 22559 translations behind;
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