rouxinol

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Portuguese [Term?], borrowed from Old Occitan rossinhol, from Vulgar Latin *lusciniolus, diminutive of Classical Latin luscinia (nightingale). Cognate with Galician rousinol.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ʁo(w).ʃiˈnɔl/ [ʁo(w).ʃiˈnɔɫ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /ʁo.ʃiˈnɔl/ [ʁo.ʃiˈnɔɫ]

  • Hyphenation: rou‧xi‧nol

Noun[edit]

rouxinol m (plural rouxinóis)

  1. nightingale (bird)

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