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Por·tu·guese

 (pôr′chə-gēz′, -gēs′)
adj.
Of or relating to Portugal or its people, language, or culture.
n. pl. Portuguese
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Portugal.
b. A person of Portuguese ancestry.
2. The Romance language of Portugal and Brazil.

[Portuguese português, from Vulgar Latin *portugalēnsis, ultimately from Late Latin Portus Cale, the ancient port of Gaya (Oporto).]

Portuguese

(ˌpɔːtjʊˈɡiːz)
npl -guese
1. (Languages) the official language of Portugal, its overseas territories, and Brazil: the native language of approximately 110 million people. It belongs to the Romance group of the Indo-European family and is derived from the Galician dialect of Vulgar Latin
2. (Peoples) a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Portugal
adj
(Languages) relating to, denoting, or characteristic of Portugal, its inhabitants, or their language

Por•tu•guese

(ˌpɔr tʃəˈgiz, -ˈgis, ˌpoʊr-)

n., pl. -guese,
adj. n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Portugal.
2. a Romance language spoken in Portugal, Brazil, the Azores, and Madeira, and used as an auxiliary language in former colonies of Portugal, as Angola and Mozambique. Abbr.: Pg, Pg.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Portugal, its people, or the language Portuguese.
[1580–90; < Portuguese português, Sp portugués]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.portuguese - the Romance language spoken in Portugal and BrazilPortuguese - the Romance language spoken in Portugal and Brazil
Latinian language, Romance language, Romance - the group of languages derived from Latin
Portugal, Portuguese Republic - a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)
2.Portuguese - a native or inhabitant of Portugal
Portugal, Portuguese Republic - a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Adj.1.Portuguese - of or relating to or characteristic of Portugal or the people of Portugal or their language; "Portuguese wines"
Translations
Portugalecportugalskýportugalština
portugisiskportugiser
portugalaportugalo
Portugali
portugaliportugalilainen
पोरच्युगीज
portugalskiPortugalac
portugál
Portúgaliportúgalskportúgalskaportúgalskarportúgalskir
ポルトガルのポルトガル人ポルトガル語
포르투갈 사람포르투갈어포르투갈의
portugališkaiportugalų
portugheză
portugalský
portugalščina
portugisportugisiskportugisiska
Kireno
เกี่ยวกับโปรตุเกสชาวโปรตุเกสภาษาโปรตุเกส
португальський
người Bồ Đào Nhathuộc nước/người/tiếng Bồ Đào Nhatiếng Bồ Đào Nha

Portuguese

[ˌpɔːtjʊˈgiːz]
A. ADJportugués
B. N (Portuguese (pl))
1. (= person) → portugués/esa m/f
2. (Ling) → portugués m
C. CPD Portuguese man-of-war N (Zool) especie de medusa

Portuguese

[ˌpɔːrtjʊˈgiːz]
adjportugais(e)
n
(= person) → Portugais(e) m/f
(= language) → portugais m
npl
the Portuguese → les Portugais mplPortuguese man-of-war n (= jellyfish) → galère f

Portuguese

adjportugiesisch; he is Portugueseer ist Portugiese
nPortugiese m, → Portugiesin f; (Ling) → Portugiesisch nt

Portuguese

[ˌpɔːtjʊˈgiːz]
1. adjportoghese
2. n (person, pl inv) → portoghese m/f; (language) → portoghese m

portuguese

اللغة البرتغالية, بُرْتُغَالِيّ Portugalec, portugalský, portugalština portugiser, portugisisk Portugiese, portugiesisch Πορτογαλικά, πορτογαλικός, Πορτογάλος portugués portugali, portugalilainen Portugais Portugalac, portugalski portoghese ポルトガルの, ポルトガル人, ポルトガル語 포르투갈 사람, 포르투갈어, 포르투갈의 Portugees portugiser, portugisisk język portugalski, Portugalczyk, portugalski português португалец, португальский, португальский язык portugis, portugisisk, portugisiska เกี่ยวกับโปรตุเกส, ชาวโปรตุเกส, ภาษาโปรตุเกส Portekiz, Portekizce, Portekizli người Bồ Đào Nha, thuộc nước/người/tiếng Bồ Đào Nha, tiếng Bồ Đào Nha 葡萄牙人, 葡萄牙的, 葡萄牙语
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