língua

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See also: lingua

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese lingua, lingoa, lengua, lengoa (tongue, language), from Latin lingua (tongue, language), from Old Latin dingua, from Proto-Italic *denɣwā (tongue), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (tongue).

Cognate with Galician lingua, Spanish lengua, Catalan llengua, Occitan lenga, French langue, Italian lingua and Romanian limbă.

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Noun[edit]

língua f (plural línguas)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

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