açoite

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Etymology[edit]

From açoute, from Arabic السوط ‎(as-sawṭ, the whip).

Cognate with Galician azoute, Spanish azote, Sicilian zotta and Maltese sawt.

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Noun[edit]

açoite m (plural açoites)

  1. whip, crop, scourge, lash

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