queijo

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cāseus ‎(cheese), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *kwat- ‎(to ferment, become sour). Cognate with Old Leonese keso and Old Spanish queso.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

queijo m

  1. cheese

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Portuguese[edit]

queijo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese queijo ‎(cheese), from Latin cāseus ‎(cheese), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *kwat- ‎(to ferment, become sour). Cognate with Galician queixo, Spanish queso, Italian cacio, Romanian caș and English cheese.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

queijo m (plural queijos)

  1. cheese (dairy product)

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