castrejo

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Castro (fortified pre-Roman village) +‎ -ejo. Compare Galician castrexo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /kɐʃ.ˈtɾɐ(j).ʒu/, /kɐʃ.ˈtɾe(j).ʒu/
  • Hyphenation: cas‧tre‧jo

Adjective[edit]

castrejo m (feminine singular castreja, masculine plural castrejos, feminine plural castrejas, comparable)

  1. (archaeology) of or relating to a prehistoric culture which built fortified cities in northwestern Iberia