petróleo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin petroleum, from Latin petra + oleum.

Noun[edit]

petróleo m ‎(plural petróleos)

  1. petroleum, oil

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin petroleum, from Latin petra ‎(rock) + oleum ‎(oil).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /pe.ˈtɾɔ.li.u/, /pe.ˈtɾɔ.lju/, /pe.ˈtɾɔ.ʎu/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /pe.ˈtɾɔ.le.o/, /pe.ˈtɾɔ.ljo/, /pe.ˈtɾɔ.ʎo/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /pɨ.ˈtɾɔ.lju/
  • Hyphenation: pe‧tró‧le‧o

Noun[edit]

petróleo m (uncountable)

  1. oil; petroleum

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin petroleum, from Latin petra + oleum.

Noun[edit]

petróleo m ‎(plural petróleos)

  1. petroleum, oil