ninho

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese *nio ‎(nest), from Latin nīdus ‎(nest), from Proto-Italic *nizdos ‎(nest), from Proto-Indo-European *nisdós ‎(nest).

Compare Galician niño, Spanish nido, Catalan niu, French nid and Italian nido.

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Noun[edit]

ninho m (plural ninhos)

  1. (ornithology) nest (bird-built structure)
  2. (by extension) nest (place used by any animal for depositing eggs and hatching young)
  3. (figuratively) one’s home viewed affectionately

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