genocídio

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Raphael Lemkin in 1943. From Ancient Greek γένος (génos, race, kind) or Latin gēns (tribe, clan) +‎ -cídio (kill).

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Noun[edit]

genocídio m (plural genocídios)

  1. genocide (systematic killing of substantial numbers of people)
    Synonyms: extermínio, erradicação, eliminação
  2. a great slaughter; carnage; massacre
    Synonyms: massacre, carnificina, extermínio, chacina, matança

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