semáforo

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Portuguese[edit]

semáforo

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French sémaphore, from Ancient Greek σῆμα (sêma, sign) and -φωρος (-phōros, bearing, bearer).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

semáforo m (plural semáforos)

  1. traffic light
    Synonyms: sinaleiro (Brazil), sinaleira (Brazil), sinal (Brazil)
  2. semaphore (visual signalling system)
  3. (computer architecture) semaphore (token used to restrict and allow access to a shared resource)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French sémaphore, from Ancient Greek σῆμα (sêma, sign), and -φωρος (-phōros, bearing, bearer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [se̞ˈma̠.fo̞.ɾo̞]

Noun[edit]

semáforo m (plural semáforos)

  1. traffic light
  2. semaphore, flag semaphore