anjo

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Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος ‎(ángelos, messenger).

Noun[edit]

anjo m ‎(plural anjos)

  1. angel

Portuguese[edit]

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anjo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese angeo ‎(angel), from Late Latin angelus ‎(angel), from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος ‎(ángelos, messenger).

Cognate with Galician anxo, Spanish ángel, Catalan àngel, Occitan àngel, French ange, Italian angelo and Romanian înger.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anjo m (plural anjos)

  1. angel
    • 1681, João Ferreira de Almeida, O Novo Testamento, Lucas 1:30:
      Entonces o Anjo lhe diſſe: Maria, naõ temas []
      Then the angel said unto her: Fear not Mary []
  2. (figuratively) a very good person

Descendants[edit]