Portugal

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See also: portugál and Portugāl

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin Portugal, from Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto, from portus + Callus, which is disputed:

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Portugal

  1. A country in Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula. Member state of the European Union. Official name: Portuguese Republic (República Portuguesa).

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Noun[edit]

Portugal ‎(plural Portugals)

  1. (now rare) A Portuguese person.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essayes, London: Edward Blount, OCLC 946730821, I.40:
      Some became Christians, from whose faith and race, even at this day (for it is an hundred yeares since) few Portugalls assure themselves; although custome and length of time be much more forcible counsellors unto such mutations than any other compulsion.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia af

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal

  1. Portugal

Asturian[edit]

Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ast

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal m

  1. Portugal (country)

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Basque[edit]

Basque Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia eu

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal

  1. Portugal

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ca

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern Catalan) IPA(key): [puɾtuˈɣaɫ]
  • (Western Catalan) IPA(key): [poɾtuˈɣaɫ]

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal m

  1. Portugal

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

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Portugal n

  1. Portugal

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fr

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal m

  1. Portugal

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Galician[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia gl

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal m

  1. Portugal

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia de

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

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Portugal n ‎(genitive Portugals)

  1. Portugal

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Livonian[edit]

Livonian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia liv

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal

  1. Portugal

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Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ms

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese Portugal, from Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Portugal

  1. Portugal

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Norwegian[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Portugal

  1. Portugal

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

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Portugal

  1. (Kingdom of) Portugal.

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

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 Portugal on Portuguese Wikipedia

Wikipedia pt

Portugal

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese Portugal, from Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

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Portugal m (gender only indicated by adjectives, see usage note below)

  1. Portugal (a country in western Europe)

Usage notes[edit]

The word "Portugal" is masculine when referred to by adjectives, but can it can never be indicated by articles. Therefore phrases like "o Portugal", "no Portugal" etc. don't exist; articleless forms such as "Portugal" and "em Portugal" are used instead.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia sh

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pôrtuɡal/
  • Hyphenation: Por‧tu‧gal

Proper noun[edit]

Pȍrtugal m ‎(Cyrillic spelling По̏ртугал)

  1. Portugal

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Portus Cale, former name of what is now the city of Oporto.

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Portugal m

  1. Portugal

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia sv

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Portugal

  1. Portugal