Mercúrio

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See also: mercurio, mercúrio, and Mercurio

Portuguese[edit]

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Mercúrio

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin Mercurius.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /meʁˈku.ɾi.u/ [mehˈku.ɾɪ.u], (faster pronunciation) /meʁˈku.ɾju/ [mehˈku.ɾju]
    • (São Paulo) IPA(key): /meɾˈku.ɾi.u/ [meɾˈku.ɾɪ.u], (faster pronunciation) /meɾˈku.ɾju/
    • (Rio de Janeiro) IPA(key): /meʁˈku.ɾi.u/ [meχˈku.ɾɪ.u], (faster pronunciation) /meʁˈku.ɾju/ [meχˈku.ɾju]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /meɻˈku.ɾi.o/ [meɻˈku.ɾɪ.o], (faster pronunciation) /meɻˈku.ɾjo/

Proper noun[edit]

Mercúrio m

  1. (Roman mythology) Mercury (Roman god)
  2. (astronomy) Mercury (planet)

Usage notes[edit]

Mercúrio is never indicated by an article; see usage notes for Portugal.

See also[edit]