cruz

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin crux ‎(cross), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- ‎(to turn, to bend).

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Noun[edit]

cruz f

  1. cross

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cruz, from Latin crux, crucem ‎(cross), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- ‎(to turn, to bend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cruz f (plural cruzes)

  1. cross (geometrical figure)
  2. cross (the symbol of Christianity)
  3. cross (device to execute criminals)
  4. (heraldry) cross (heraldic charge)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Kabuverdianu: krus

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin crucem, singular accusative of crux.

Noun[edit]

cruz f ‎(plural cruces)

  1. cross
  2. (heraldry) cross

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