bufo

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See also: Bufo, bufó, and bufò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Bufo marinus (now Rhinella marina), the cane toad, from Latin būfo ‎(toad).

Noun[edit]

bufo ‎(plural bufos)

  1. (Hawaii, slang) toad, frog

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

bufo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of bufar

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin būfo ‎(toad)

Noun[edit]

bufo ‎(accusative singular bufon, plural bufoj, accusative plural bufojn)

  1. toad

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

būfō m ‎(genitive būfōnis); third declension

  1. a toad

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative būfō būfōnēs
genitive būfōnis būfōnum
dative būfōnī būfōnibus
accusative būfōnem būfōnēs
ablative būfōne būfōnibus
vocative būfō būfōnēs

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *būfo, from Latin būbō, from Proto-Indo-European *b(e)u.

Noun[edit]

bufo m (plural bufos)

  1. Eurasian eagle owl (Bubo bubo)
  2. (Portugal, slang) police informant
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian buffo ‎(comical).

Adjective[edit]

bufo m ‎(feminine singular bufa, masculine plural bufos, feminine plural bufas, comparable)

  1. (of an actor or plot) comical or burlesque
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Etymology 3[edit]

From bufar ‎(to puff).

Noun[edit]

bufo m (plural bufos)

  1. an instance of puffing
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Verb[edit]

bufo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of bufar
    Eu bufo.
    I puff.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

bufo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of bufar.