Beja

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Beja pl (plural only)

  1. An ethnic group found along the Horn of Africa.

Proper noun[edit]

Beja

  1. The language of the Beja ethnic group.
  2. A town in Latvia.
  3. A city and district in Portugal.
  4. A town in Tunisia, often spelled Béja.

Further reading[edit]


Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic.

Proper noun[edit]

Beja

  1. Beja (a city in southern Portugal)

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

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Beja

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese Beja, from Arabic بَاجَة (bāja), from Visigothic Paca, from Latin Pax (Augusta)/ Pax (Iulia) (the ancient Roman town).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Beja f

  1. Beja (a district in southern Portugal)
  2. Beja (a city and municipality in Beja, Portugal)

Related terms[edit]