vespeiro

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Portuguese[edit]

Um vespeiro

Etymology[edit]

vespa (wasp) +‎ -eiro (indicates location). Compare Spanish avispero, Catalan vesper, Occitan vespièr, French guêpier, Italian vespaio, Romanian viespar, Friulian gjespâr, Sardinian ghespàrju.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brasil) IPA(key): /ves.ˈpe(j).ɾu/, /veʃ.ˈpe(j).ɾu/
  • (South Brasil) IPA(key): /ves.ˈpe(j).ɾo/

Noun[edit]

vespeiro m (plural vespeiros)

  1. vespiary (wasp nest)

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