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Bourguignon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pavor.

Noun[edit]

 m (plural pôs)

  1. fear

Labu[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Susanne Holzknecht, The Markham languages of Papua New Guinea (1989), page 71

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. Apocopic form of pôr; used preceding the pronouns lo, la, los or las
  2. Eye dialect spelling of pôr, representing Caipira Portuguese.

Etymology 2[edit]

Reduction of porra (damn!).

Interjection[edit]

  1. (Brazil, vulgar) It expresses astonishment, annoyance, boredom
    , que difícil!
    Damn, how difficult!
    Isso é legal, .
    Damn, this is cool.
Usage notes[edit]

In Brazil, is only very slightly less offensive than porra itself



Vietnamese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French pot d'échappement (literally pot of escapement).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. Short for ống pô (exhaust pipe).