tão

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese tan, from Latin tam (so).

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tão (not comparable)

  1. so (to the extent that)
    Isso é tão fácil...
    This is so easy...
Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tão … quanto (not comparable)

  1. asas
    Minha casa é tão grande quanto a tua.
    My house is as big as yours.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

tão

  1. (Brazil) Eye dialect spelling of estão.