férreo

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ferreus ‎(made of iron; like or pertaining to iron).

Adjective[edit]

férreo m ‎(feminine singular férrea, masculine plural férreos, feminine plural férreas, comparable)

  1. Made of or containing the properties of iron.
  2. Persistent, being determined; tenacious.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ferreus ‎(made of iron; hard; rigid).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: fé‧rre‧o

Adjective[edit]

férreo m ‎(feminine singular férrea, masculine plural férreos, feminine plural férreas)

  1. Made of or containing the properties of iron.
  2. Persistent, being determined; tenacious.
  3. Powerful or hard.
  4. (archaeology) From the Iron Age.

Derived terms[edit]