golpe

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

golpe m (plural golpes)

  1. hit, blow, shot
  2. bump, knock
  3. amount, load

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

golpe m (plural golpes)

  1. bump, knock
  2. (figuratively) disgrace
  3. fox

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

golpe f (plural golpi)

  1. mildew, smut

Noun[edit]

golpe m (invariable)

  1. a military coup or putsch

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese colbe, from Vulgar Latin colpus, from Latin colaphus (blow; cuff), from Ancient Greek κόλαφος (kolaphos, blow; slap).

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Noun[edit]

golpe m (plural golpes)

  1. blow (act of striking or hitting)
    O pivete lhe deu um golpe no rosto.
    The brat gave him a blow to the face.
  2. (figuratively) blow (unfortunate occurrence)
    A derrota foi um golpe.
    The defeat was a blow.
  3. (figuratively) a decisive act or occurrence
    A vitória foi um golpe de sorte.
    The victory was a stroke of luck.
  4. (figuratively) scam (fraudulent deal)
    O empresária deu um golpe na própria empresa.
    The businessman scam med his own company.
  5. a coup d’état
    Acabou de ocorrer um golpe naquele país.
    A coup d’état just occurred in that country.
  6. gust (abrupt rush of wind)
  7. (obsolete) multitude (great amount, especially of people)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin colpus, from Latin colaphus, from Ancient Greek κόλαφος (kólaphos).

Noun[edit]

golpe m (plural golpes)

  1. hit
  2. knock

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