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English translation of 'farol'

farol

[faˈrɔw]
Word forms: plural faróis
masculine noun
1. lighthouse
2. (automobiles) headlight
3. (informal) bragging
farol alto (automobiles) full (BRIT) or high (US) beam
farol baixo dipped headlights pl (BRIT), dimmed beam (US)
contar farol (informal) to brag

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'farol' in Other Languages

British English: lighthouse /ˈlaɪtˌhaʊs/ NOUN
A lighthouse is a tower near or in the sea which contains a powerful flashing lamp to guide ships or to warn them of danger.
  • American English: lighthouse
  • Arabic: مَنَارَةٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: farol
  • Chinese: 灯塔
  • Croatian: svjetionik
  • Czech: maják
  • Danish: fyr fyrtårn
  • Dutch: vuurtoren
  • European Spanish: faro torre
  • Finnish: majakka
  • French: phare bâtiment
  • German: Leuchtturm
  • Greek: φάρος
  • Italian: faro
  • Japanese: 灯台
  • Korean: 등대
  • Norwegian: fyrtårn
  • Polish: latarnia
  • European Portuguese: farol
  • Romanian: far
  • Russian: маяк
  • Latin American Spanish: faro señal de navegación
  • Swedish: fyr
  • Thai: ประภาคาร
  • Turkish: deniz feneri
  • Ukrainian: маяк
  • Vietnamese: ngọn hải đăng
British English: beacon NOUN
A beacon is a light or a fire, usually on a hill or tower, which acts as a signal or a warning.
They used an emergency beacon to send for help.
  • American English: beacon
  • Brazilian Portuguese: farol
  • Chinese: 烽火
  • European Spanish: faro
  • French: balise
  • German: Leuchtfeuer
  • Italian: faro
  • Japanese: ビーコン
  • Korean: 등대
  • European Portuguese: farol
  • Latin American Spanish: faro

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Translation of farol from the Collins Portuguese to English
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