caravela

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese caravela, a diminutive of cáravo, or cárabo, from Ancient Greek κᾱ́ραβος (kā́rabos) "light ship, horned beetle".

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Noun[edit]

caravela f (plural caravelas)

  1. caravel

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Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: carabela
  • Catalan: caravel·la