How to spell carnival in portuguese
In portuguese, the word carnival can be spelled:
- often Carnival The period of merrymaking and feasting celebrated just before Lent.
- A traveling amusement show usually including rides, games, and sideshows.
- A festival or revel: winter carnival.
[Italian carnevale, from Old Italian carnelevare, Shrovetide : carne, meat (from Latin carÅ, carn-) + levare, to remove (from Latin levÄre, to raise).]