raio

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See also: raiö

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese rayo, from Latin radius. Doublet of radio and raxo.

Noun[edit]

raio m (plural raios)

  1. ray, beam (of light)

Portuguese[edit]

raio

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese rayo, from Latin radius. Doublet of rádio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raio m (plural raios)

  1. (mathematics) ray
  2. beam, ray (of light or radiation)
  3. lightning
  4. (mathematics) radius
  5. spoke (of a wheel)

Further reading[edit]

  • raio in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913