mangual

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier mangal, from mango (flail shaft), from Vulgar Latin *manicus (handle), from Latin manus (hand). Alternatively, from Latin manualis.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mangual m (plural manguais)

  1. flail (tool)
  2. flail (weapon)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991) , “mangual”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN