foguete

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Galician[edit]

A man handling foguetes

Etymology[edit]

Maybe from Spanish cohete (influenced by fogo (fire)), from Catalan coet, from Latin coda; or from fogo +‎ -ete.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foguete m (plural foguetes)

  1. firework
  2. rocket (astronautic or military)

References[edit]

  • foguete” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



Portuguese[edit]

foguete

Etymology[edit]

Maybe from Spanish cohete (influenced by fogo (fire)), from Catalan coet, from Latin coda; or from fogo +‎ -ete.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foguete m (plural foguetes)

  1. rocket (non-guided missile)
  2. firework