Madeira

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese madeira (wood), from Latin materia, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (mother).

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Madeira

  1. Island in the Atlantic Ocean and an autonomous region of Portugal.

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Noun[edit]

Madeira (plural Madeiras)

  1. A type of fortified wine produced on that island.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin materia (stuff, timber), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (mother). Formal cognates include Spanish madera.

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Madeira f

  1. Madeira

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maděira/
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧de‧i‧ra

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Madèira f (Cyrillic spelling Мадѐира)

  1. Madeira

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