galão

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English gallon, from Anglo-Norman galon, galun, ultimately from Medieval Latin galleta.

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Noun[edit]

galão m (plural galões)

  1. gallon (a unit of volume used for liquids)
  2. (Brazil) any large liquid container
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Etymology 2[edit]

From French galon (braid).

Noun[edit]

galão m (plural galões)

  1. galloon

Etymology 3[edit]

galo (rooster) +‎ -ão

Noun[edit]

galão m (plural galões)

  1. Augmentative of galo