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senhora

(sɛˈnjɔːrə)
n
a term of address for a woman

se•nho•ra

(sɪnˈyɔr ə, -ˈyoʊr ə)

n., pl. -ras.
a Portuguese or Brazilian term of address for a married woman, equivalent to Mrs. Abbr.: Sra.
[1795–1805; < Portuguese, feminine of senhor]
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The senhora is both weelful and pivish," said he, mixing the two vowels which (with the aspirate) were his only trouble with our tongue.
Rosangela's funeral was held the next day in Senhora Santana cemetery in the northeast of Brazil.
Shocking footage shows the commotion in the Senhora Santana cemetery in Riachao das Neves, North east Brazil, as local men took out the heavy coffin and removed the lid.
The aim of this study was to know aspects of the diversity of frugivorous flies (Tephritidae and Lonchaeidae) and their parasitoids in several plant species in the fruit growing region of Livramento de Nossa Senhora, Bahia, as subsidies to improve the methods of control of these pests.
A investigacao que animou a elaboracao do presente artigo centra-se na Quinta do Amparo, tambem conhecida como Casa Grande de Romarigaes, advindo as suas denominacoes da capela devota a Nossa Senhora do Amparo e do nome da aldeia local, respectivamente.
Agrcola Testa, in Argentina, and Fazenda Nossa Senhora Aparecida, in Brazil, are the first Bayer ForwardFarms outside Europe.
The Nossa Senhora do Monte festival is the island's biggest annual festivity.
A large 200-year-old oak tree came crushing down on a crowd outside a small church during the Nossa Senhora do Monte festival, which attracts thousands of visitors from all around the world to the island every year, Independent reported.
Members of the congregation at the Church of Nossa Senhora da Luz wept as the letter was read at a special service.
A special service will be held at the Church of Nossa Senhora da Luz for all missing people, including Madeleine, at 9pm today.
Na passagem em que a personagem Senhora conversa com um "teologo esclarecido" (SARDUY, 1975: 48) sobre a cirurgia para a troca de sexo de Cobra, o Padre se mostra contrario a mutacao da personagem, e sem interesse em alongar a discussao, afirma: "chega de arabescos, passemos ao assunto medular, ao miolo teorico da troca" (SARDUY, 1975: 48).
A vinculacao a hospitais limenhos, em especial ao hospital de Santo Andre (hospital dos espanhois), e as confrarias de Nossa Senhora da Saudade, de Santo Antonio, das Almas, do Santo Cristo, de Nossa Senhora do Rosario e de Nossa Senhora do O, afectou apenas um numero reduzido dos portugueses da mostra (18,75%).