Portuguese fazenda (“farm”)
fazenda (plural fazendas)
- A Brazilian plantation, often associated with slavery during the colonial period.
de milho em São Paulo. — Maize farm
in São Paulo.
From Old Portuguese fazenda, from Latin facienda, form of faciendus (“which is done”), from faciō (“do, make”), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁- (“to put, place, set”).
fazenda f (plural fazendas)
- farm (a place where agricultural activities take place)
- (economics) public finances
- a cloth