borboleta

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Portuguese[edit]

Borboleta

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese berbeleta of uncertain origin. Possible etymologies include:

Cognate with Galician bolboreta.

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Noun[edit]

borboleta f (plural borboletas)

  1. (entomology) butterfly
    Synonym: panapanã
  2. (swimming) butterfly stroke
    Synonyms: estilo borboleta, nado borboleta
  3. (informal) vagina (woman's genitalia)
    For synonyms, see here.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:borboleta.

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