esclavo

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin sclavus (slave), from Late Latin Sclavus (a Slav), from Byzantine Greek Σκλάβος (Sklábos) (or borrowed from the Greek directly), itself probably from earlier Σλαβῆνος (Slabênos), from plural Σλαβῆνοι (Slabênoi), from Proto-Slavic *slověne. Doublet of eslavo.

Noun[edit]

esclavo m (plural esclavos, feminine esclava)

  1. slave

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