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English term or phrase:jackass
Portuguese translation:parvo
Entered by: António Ribeiro
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12:00 Aug 9, 2001
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: jackass
the male ass
zaren
parvo
Explanation:
ASS: pessoa estúpida

JACKASS: parvo, pessoa tola

Se o contexto for relativo a animais (zoologia) será então jumento ou burro.
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António Ribeiro
Local time: 13:30
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Summary of answers provided
na +2parvoAntónio Ribeiro
na +1burro
Maribel Cascão
najegue
José Cavalcante
natonto, imbecil,
rir
naasnoFrederico Mendes


  

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1 hr peer agreement (net): +1
burro


Explanation:
If you mean the same as donkey the male is burro.

Maribel Cascão
Portugal
Local time: 03:30
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 64

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  DrSantos: Mostly used as an offence to humans - "Burro" in Brazil, see "parvo"below
11 hrs
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3 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
parvo


Explanation:
ASS: pessoa estúpida

JACKASS: parvo, pessoa tola

Se o contexto for relativo a animais (zoologia) será então jumento ou burro.

António Ribeiro
Local time: 13:30
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 7218
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  DrSantos: It is used mostly as a derrogaroty term to humans. "Parvo" em Portugal
9 hrs

agree  Frederico Mendes: Em Portugal "burro" também serve
1 day 22 hrs
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2 days 2 hrs
tonto, imbecil,


Explanation:
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rir
United States
Local time: 22:30
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 1620
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2 days 2 hrs
asno


Explanation:
Se 'donkey' é burro, 'ass' deve ser asno.

Frederico Mendes
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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4 days
jegue


Explanation:
Parece que o jackass tem muito a ver com o quase homófono jegue, que é a denominação regional nordestina para um tipo específico de burro.

José Cavalcante
Brazil
Local time: 01:30
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 510
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