entranha

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese entranna, from Latin interānea, from the plural of Latin interāneum (gut, intestine), substantive of interāneus (internal, inward). Compare Spanish entraña, Catalan entranya, and French entrailles.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: en‧tra‧nha

Noun[edit]

entranha f (plural entranhas)

  1. (anatomy) bowel (an internal organ of the stomach)
    Synonym: víscera
  2. (usually in the plural) bowels (seat of emotions)
  3. (usually in the plural, by extension) essence, core

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

entranha

  1. third-person singular present indicative of entranhar
  2. second-person singular imperative of entranhar