borboleta

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese borboleta.

Noun[edit]

borboleta

  1. butterfly

Portuguese[edit]

Borboleta

Etymology[edit]

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

Cognate with Galician bolboreta.

Pronunciation[edit]

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)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:vagina/translations

Quotations[edit]

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

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]