engenheiro

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin, Medieval Latin ingeniārius (one who makes or uses an engine), from Latin ingenium (an engine). Alternatively modeled after French ingénieur using engenho +‎ -eiro; compare also Spanish ingeniero.

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Noun[edit]

engenheiro m (plural engenheiros, feminine engenheira, feminine plural engenheiras)

  1. engineer (person qualified or professionally engaged in engineering)

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