casal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

case +‎ -al

Adjective[edit]

casal ‎(not comparable)

  1. (grammar) Of or relating to case.
    a casal ending

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin casālis ‎(domestic,belonging to the house) or casāle ‎(country house, farm), ultimately from Latin casa. Compare Italian casale, Old French chesal, Spanish casal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

casal m (plural casais)

  1. couple, married couple
    O casal perfeito não existe.
    The perfect couple does not exist.
  2. pair
  3. village, hamlet
  4. farmhouse

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:casal.

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin casālis ‎(domestic,belonging to the house) or casāle ‎(country house, farm), ultimately from Latin casa. Compare Italian casale, Old French chesal, Portuguese casal.

Noun[edit]

casal m ‎(plural casales)

  1. country house
  2. (Argentina, Uruguay) mating pair (of animals)