milagre

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese miragre, borrowed from Latin mīrāculum (object of wonder), from mīror (to wonder at), from mīrus (wonderful), from Proto-Indo-European *smei-, *mei- (to smile, to be astonished).

Noun[edit]

milagre m (plural milagres)

  1. miracle

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese miragre, borrowed from Latin mīrāculum (object of wonder), from mīror (to wonder at), from mīrus (wonderful), from Proto-Indo-European *smei-, *mei- (to smile, to be astonished).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

milagre m (plural milagres)

  1. miracle (wonderful event attributed to supernatural powers)
  2. miracle (fortunate outcome that prevails despite overwhelming odds against it)

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