varão

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Either from Old Portuguese varon, baron, from Late Latin baro, barōnem, presumably of Germanic origin, or from Latin varō, varōnem. Compare Spanish varón.

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

varão ‎(feminine singular varoa, masculine plural varões, feminine plural varoas, comparable)

  1. male

Noun[edit]

varão m (plural varões)

  1. male, man

Etymology 2[edit]

Vara +‎ -ão.

Noun[edit]

varão m (plural varões)

  1. handrail, rail
  2. pole