ultramar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ultramar, outramar, from Latin ultra (beyond) + mare (sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ultramar m (plural ultramares)

  1. abroad, overseas
    Eles viajaram para o ultramar.
    They travelled overseas.
  2. (often capitalized) The Portuguese African overseas territories.
    Guerra do Ultramar.
    Overseas War.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ultramar m (plural ultramares)

  1. abroad; overseas
    trabajo en ultramar
    overseas work

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