abóbora

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hispanic Medieval Latin apopores, apoperes of uncertain origin. Cognate of Spanish abobra and Galician abóbora.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abóbora f (plural abóboras)

  1. pumpkin, squash, gourd
    Synonyms: jerimum (fruit, Brazil), aboboreira (plant, Brazil)

Descendants[edit]

  • Kadiwéu: aboobile

Noun[edit]

abóbora m (plural abóboras)

  1. pumpkin (colour)

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