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Portuguese term or phrase:roda (de capoeira)
English translation:circle
Entered by: Lilian Magalhães
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12:03 Feb 8, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Linguistics / gíria
Portuguese term or phrase: roda
roda de capoeira
Lilian Magalhães
Brazil
Local time: 18:39
circle
Explanation:
See Google...it's common for people to form a circle around capoeristas, playing pandeiros, berimbaus, etc., or just clapping hands.
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Amy Duncan
Brazil
Local time: 18:39
Grading comment
valeu
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +3
circle


Explanation:
See Google...it's common for people to form a circle around capoeristas, playing pandeiros, berimbaus, etc., or just clapping hands.

Amy Duncan
Brazil
Local time: 18:39
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 16
Grading comment
valeu

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Clauwolf: it's more common just berimbau and clapping hands:)
13 mins
  -> We have pandeiros here in Rio, too! :o) Thanks, Clauwolf.

agree  rhandler: I was coming to suggest this.
42 mins
  -> Thanks, Ralph...I got an early start today! :o)

agree  Fernando Domeniconi
2 hrs
  -> Thanks, Fernando!
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