Bragança

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese Bragança, from Latin Brigantia (the Celtic goddess of victory), from Proto-Celtic *Brigantī, *brigantī, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰr̥ǵʰónts (high), from the root *bʰerǵʰ- (to rise) + *-onts (adjective-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Bragança

  1. A district in northeastern Portugal.
  2. A city and municipality of Bragança, Portugal.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Brigantia (the Celtic goddess of victory), from Proto-Celtic *Brigantī, *brigantī, from Lua error in Module:parameters at line 108: The parameter "6" is not used by this template., from the root *bʰerǵʰ- (to rise) + *-onts (adjective-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Bragança f

  1. Bragança (a district in northeastern Portugal)
  2. Bragança (a city and municipality of Bragança, Portugal)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Brigantia (the Celtic goddess of victory), from Proto-Celtic *Brigantī, *brigantī, from Proto-Indo-European bʰr̥ǵʰéntih₂ (high), from the root *bʰerǵʰ- (to rise) + *-onts (adjective-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Bragança f

  1. Bragança (a district in northeastern Portugal)
  2. Bragança (a city and municipality of Bragança, Portugal)

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bragança m f

  1. A surname​.