sexo

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

sexo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of sexar

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sexus.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛk.su/, [ˈsɛk.su]

  • Hyphenation: se‧xo

Noun[edit]

sexo m (plural sexos)

  1. sex
    1. (countable) category into which sexually-reproducing organisms are divided on the basis of their reproductive roles in their species
    2. (countable) another category, especially for humans and often separable, based on non-physical traits or roles; gender
      Synonyms: (Portugal) género, (Brazil) gênero
    3. (uncountable) sexual activity
    4. (countable) sexual organ, genitalia
      Synonyms: genitália, órgão sexual, órgão genital

References[edit]

  1. ^ sexo” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2021.
  2. ^ sexo” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sexus.

Noun[edit]

sexo m (plural sexos)

  1. gender
  2. sex (the act)
  3. sex organ

Derived terms[edit]