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English translation: started

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Portuguese term or phrase:comecou
English translation:started
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18:44 Aug 8, 2002
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Portuguese term or phrase: comecou, povos, quimbolas
Newspaper article on inaguration of a factory
xxxAVA
started, peoples, village dwellers
Explanation:
quimbola must be a derivative of "quimbo", a word we borrowed from Angolan peoples (slaves brought to Brazil) to designate a small village.
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Henrique Serra
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Henrique Serra


  

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started, peoples, village dwellers


Explanation:
quimbola must be a derivative of "quimbo", a word we borrowed from Angolan peoples (slaves brought to Brazil) to designate a small village.

Henrique Serra
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