preno

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See also: preño and preñó

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish freno.

Noun[edit]

preno

  1. brake

Verb[edit]

preno

  1. To hit the brakes.

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish freno, from Latin frēnum, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰer- (to hold).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pre‧no

Noun[edit]

preno

  1. brake

Verb[edit]

preno

  1. To hit the brakes.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish freno.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pre‧no

Noun[edit]

preno

  1. (automobile) brake
    Apakan mo ang preno ng kotse.
    Step on the brake pedal of the car.
    • 1990, Masaklaw na Filipino[1], page 141:
      Masdan mong maigi, mahal kong kaibigan, sapagkat walang preno ang iyong pulang sasakyan.
      Observe carefully, my dear friend, because your red car has no brakes.

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