Meaning of povo in English:

povo

Pronunciation /ˈpɒvəʊ/

noun

  • In Portuguese-speaking countries and Zimbabwe: (with the) the masses, the common people, especially those who are poor or politically oppressed (usually with plural agreement).

    Zimbabwe traditionally has close ties with neighbouring Mozambique, where Portuguese is the official language.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Hispania. From Portuguese povo.