fazenda

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Portuguese fazenda (farm)

Noun[edit]

fazenda (plural fazendas)

  1. A Brazilian plantation, often associated with slavery during the colonial period.
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Portuguese[edit]

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Fazenda de milho em São Paulo. — Maize farm in São Paulo.

Etymology[edit]

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). Cognate with Spanish hacienda.

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Noun[edit]

fazenda f (plural fazendas)

  1. farm (a place where agricultural activities take place)
  2. (economics) public finances
  3. a cloth

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