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You mean "guerrilheiro" (that’s Portuguese)

The Portuguese word for a guerrilla fighter is guerrilheiro, not guerrillero (which is Spanish). It's very annoying to find a Spanish word used repeatedly and incorrectly in an article on Brazil, whose national language is Portuguese.

Linda Rabben

Takoma Park, MD

Jan 3 2014 - 5:00pm

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