esmola

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Verb[edit]

esmola

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

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese esmolla, esmolna, earlier elmosna, from Late Latin eleēmosyna, from Ancient Greek ἐλεημοσύνη(eleēmosúnē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

esmola f (plural esmolas)

  1. alms, charity;
  2. benefit, favour.