"The farm"

Translation:A fazenda

July 8, 2013

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rcrichards

a quinta is farm in European Portuguese.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Danmoller

That explains a LOT of things about names of places in Brazil! (We were a colony explored by Portugal)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Scutigera

Quinta is accepted! Yay! :) :)

I had never heard of fazenda, but I have been on several quintas.

Quintal is yard. :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pye20

Quinta from quintana A street in the Roman camp, separating the 5th and 6th maniples, containing the marketplace.

Maniple: Roman Legion tactical unit of 60 or 120 men ) • From Latin manipulus • handful • From manus ( hand ) and pleõ ( fill )


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pye20

fazenda Spanish cognate hacienda Doublet • from Latin facienda, faciendus (which is to do), from faciõ ( do, make )


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Phantomzie

So in wat context can roça be used to mean farm?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/maria896593

I don't think so

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