recado

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese recado, from recadar.

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Noun[edit]

recado f (plural recados)

  1. message
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 186:
      Tenho um recado para você.
      I have a message for you.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From recadar, from the hypothetical Latin *recapitāre

Noun[edit]

recado m ‎(plural recados)

  1. A message.
  2. (Guatemala) A tomato-based sauce.
    • 2009 Gabriela Montenegro-Bethancourt; Colleen M. Doak; Noel Solomons. "Fruit and vegetable intake of schoolchildren in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala". Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública 25(2) (Feb 2009). p. 146–155.
      On the other hand, foods such as recado (a tomato-based sauce) and stews, which are part of the traditional food pattern but entail the combination of vegetables with more energy-dense foods, would not meet WCRF recommendations.


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