Brazilian Portuguese Vocabulary Learn these commonly used words and you will have a huge leg up on understanding the hymns.

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balançar:
to shake, to sway (v.)
balanço:
shaking
batalha:
battle
batista:
Baptist
beija-flor:
hummingbird
bem:
well
bendito:
blessed
bg:
bom:
good (masculine)
brilha:
it, he, or she shines (v.)
brilhar:
to shine (v.)
brilho:
brilliance, shine