Resources for the Brazilian Portuguese word-lovers

Linguaphile – a lover of languages and words
(Logophile, however, is strictly a word lover)

As a self-described linguaphile, I enjoy finding out new and interesting words and their origins, a propensity which carries over to the Portuguese language. While once I had the idea to write an e-book on the origins of words in Brazilian Portuguese, I’ve since discovered Brazilian sites that have encouraged me away from such an endeavor. The principal three are listed below for you.