malvado

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *malifātius, which consists of malus (bad) and fātum (destiny), probably via Old Provençal malvat, malvada.

Adjective[edit]

malvado m (feminine malvada, masculine plural malvados, feminine plural malvadas, comparable)

  1. bad; evil; wicked

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *malifātius, which consists of malus (bad) and fātum (destiny), probably via Old Provençal malvat, malvada.[1] Cognates include: Old French malvais, Italian malvagio.

Adjective[edit]

malvado m (feminine malvada, masculine plural malvados, feminine plural malvadas)

  1. evil, wicked, mean, bad

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Joan Coromines, Breve diccionario etimológico de la lengua castellana, tercera edición 2011, ISBN 978-84-249-0374-9