Madeira

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese madeira(wood), from Latin materia, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr(mother).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Madeira

  1. Island in the Atlantic Ocean and an autonomous region of Portugal.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

Madeira ‎(plural Madeiras)

  1. A type of fortified wine produced on that island.

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Madeira f

  1. Madeira

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Proper noun[edit]

Madeira n ‎(genitive Madeiras)

  1. Madeira

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese madeira(wood)

Proper noun[edit]

Madeira

  1. Madeira (island and autonomous region of Portugal)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese madeira(wood)

Proper noun[edit]

Madeira

  1. Madeira (as above)

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From madeira(wood), from Latin materia(stuff, timber), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr(mother). Formal cognates include Spanish madera.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Madeira f

  1. Madeira (an archipelago and autonomous region of Portugal in the North Atlantic)
  2. Madeira (the largest island of Madeira)

Noun[edit]

Madeira m (plural Madeiras)

  1. Short for vinho da Madeira.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maděira/
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧de‧i‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Madèira f ‎(Cyrillic spelling Мадѐира)

  1. Madeira

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