roqueiro

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Galician[edit]

Roqueiros: Galician band Machina

Etymology 1[edit]

From rock (rock music) +‎ -eiro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roqueiro m (feminine singular roqueira, masculine plural roqueiros, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. rock (related to rock music)

Noun[edit]

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros, feminine roqueira, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. rocker (musician who plays rock music)
  2. rocker (someone passionate about rock music)
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From roca (rock) +‎ -eiro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roqueiro m (feminine singular roqueira, masculine plural roqueiros, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. (relational) rock (related to rocks)
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From roca (spinning distaff) +‎ -eiro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros)

  1. strap that secures the fibres on the distaff
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From roque +‎ -eiro.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roqueiro m (feminine singular roqueira, masculine plural roqueiros, feminine plural roqueiras, comparable)

  1. rock (related to rock music)
    O ton roqueiro deste grupo é inconfundível. (The rock tone of this group is unmistakable.)
    O grupo roqueiro AC/DC lançou uma nova canção. (The rock band AC/DC has released a new song.)

Noun[edit]

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros, feminine roqueira, feminine plural roqueiras)

  1. rocker (musician who plays rock music)
  2. rocker (someone passionate about rock music)
Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

roqueiro m (plural roqueiros)

  1. (obsolete) a type of cannon that fires rocks