braga

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese braga, from Latin brāca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

braga f (plural bragas)

  1. (in the plural, dated) pants
    Non se pescan troitas con bragas enxoitas (proverb)You won't fish trouts with dry pants.
  2. (also in plural) panty; panties, knickers
  3. bikini bottom
  4. neck gaiter
  5. underbelly
  6. belly bacon

References[edit]

  • braga” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • bragas” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • braga” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • braga” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • braga” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

braga f (plural braghe)

  1. Alternative form of braca

Anagrams[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin brāca.

Noun[edit]

braga f (plural bragas)

  1. (also in plural) panty; panties, knickers
    Synonyms: bombacha, calzón
  2. bikini bottom
  3. (Venezuela) romper, salopette