naipe

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Portuguese[edit]

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naipes

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish naipe, from Catalan naip, ultimately from Arabic نَائِب (nāʾib, deputy), the second-highest court card in the Mamluk deck.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

naipe m (plural naipes)

  1. (card games) suit (card game category)
  2. (by extension) group, set
  3. (by extension, music) section (of a band or orchestra)

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Related terms[edit]

Suits in Portuguese · naipes (see also: baralho) (layout · text)
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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Catalan naip, ultimately from Arabic نَائِب (nāʾib, deputy), the second-highest court card in the Mamluk deck.

Noun[edit]

naipe m (plural naipes)

  1. playing card
  2. (in plural, naipes) deck of cards

Synonyms[edit]