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n00b {n} (beginner) SEE: newbie  ::
n/a {initialism} (not applicable)  :: não aplicável
n/a {initialism} (not available)  :: indisponível
naan {n} (flat bread)  :: naan {m}
Naberezhnye Chelny {prop} (city in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia)  :: Naberezhnyye Chelny
NaCl {n} (sodium chloride) SEE: sodium chloride  ::
NaCl {n} (table salt) SEE: table salt  ::
nacre {n} (pearly substance on the interior of shells)  :: nácar {m}, madrepérola {f}
nada {n} (nothing) SEE: nothing  ::
Nadia {prop} (female given name)  :: Nádia {f}
n-adic {adj} (having a valency of n)  :: n-ádico
nadir {n} (figuratively the lowest point)  :: nadir {m}
nadir {n} (point of the sky)  :: nadir {m}
nadiral {adj} (at a nadir)  :: nadiral
naevoid {adj} (resembling a naevus)  :: nevoide
naevus {n} (abnormal area on skin) SEE: mole  ::
naïf {n} (one who is naive) SEE: naif  ::
nag {n} (old useless horse)  :: rocim {m}
nag {n} (small horse)  :: pônei {m}
nag {v} (bother with memories)  :: importunar
nag {v} (complain about insignificant matters)  :: resmungar
Nagaland {prop} (state)  :: Nagaland
Nagano {prop} (a city in Japan)  :: Nagano {f}
Nagasaki {prop} (a city in Kyushu, Japan)  :: Nagasaki {f}, Nagasáqui {f}
nagger {n} (one who nags)  :: resmungão {m}
Nagorno-Karabakh {prop} (region in South Caucasus)  :: Nagorno-Karabakh {m}
Nagorno-Karabakh Republic {prop} (country in South Caucasus)  :: República de Nagorno-Karabakh {f}
Nagorny Karabakh {prop} (Nagorno-Karabakh) SEE: Nagorno-Karabakh  ::
Nagykanizsa {prop} (town in Hungary)  :: Nagykanizsa {f}
nah {interj} (no)  :: nem
Naha {prop} (a city in Okinawa, Japan)  :: Naha {f}
Nahuatl {prop} (language)  :: nahuatl {m}, nauatle {m}
naiad {n} (female deity)  :: náiade {f}, náiada {f}
nail {n} (on fingers and toes)  :: unha {f}
nail {n} (spike-shaped metal fastener used for joining wood or similar materials)  :: prego {m}, cravo {m}
nail {v} (catch)  :: pegar
nail {v} (employ a nail as a fastener)  :: pregar
nail clipper {n} (nail trimmer)  :: cortador de unha {m}
nail file {n} (A file for shaping one's fingernails and toenails)  :: lixa de unha {f}
nail gun {n} (gun which drives nails)  :: pistola de pregos {f}
nail-patella syndrome {n} (genetic disorder that results in poorly developed nails and kneecaps)  :: síndrome unha-patela {f}
nail polish {n} (cosmetic lacquer)  :: verniz {m} [Portugal], esmalte {m} [Brazil]
nail polish remover {n} (solvent used to remove nail polish)  :: removedor de esmalte {m}
nail trimmer {n} (nail clipper) SEE: nail clipper  ::
Nairobi {prop} (capital of Kenya)  :: Nairóbi {f}, Nairobi {f}
naive {adj} (lacking experience, wisdom, or judgement)  :: ingênuo
naively {adv} (in a naive manner)  :: inocentemente
naked {adj} (glib, without decoration, put bluntly)  :: nu
naked {adj} (not wearing any clothes)  :: nu, pelado, despido
naked eye {n} (unaided eyesight)  :: olho nu {m}, vista desarmada {f}
nakedness {n} (state of being naked)  :: nudez {f}
Nakhichevan {prop} (historically an Armenian region, currently a landlocked exclave of Azerbaijan)  :: Nakhichevan {m}
Nakhodka {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Nakhodka {f}
Nalchik {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Nalchik {f}
namaste {n} (a greeting)  :: namastê, namaste
name {n} (reputation)  :: nome {m}, fama {f}, reputação {f}
name {n} (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)  :: nome {m}
name {v} (to designate for a role)  :: nomear
name {v} (to give a name to)  :: nomear, denominar, chamar
name {v} (to identify, define, specify)  :: especificar, precisar
name {v} (to mention, specify)  :: escolher, eleger
name {v} (to publicly implicate)  :: identificar
name brand {n} (trademark)  :: marca de nome {f}
name-calling {n} (abusive or insulting language)  :: xingamento {m}
name card {n} (business card) SEE: business card  ::
name day {n} (feast day of a saint)  :: dia onomástico {m}
nameless {adj} (having no name)  :: sem nome
namely {adv} (specifically)  :: leia-se, nomeadamente
namesake {n} (person with the same name as another)  :: tocaio {m}, homónimo {m} [Portugal], homônimo {m} [Brazil], xará {m} {f} [Brazil]
namespace {n} (conceptual space)  :: namespace {m}, espaço de nomes {m}
Namibia {prop} (Republic of Namibia)  :: Namíbia
Namibian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Namibia)  :: namibiano, namíbio, namibiense
Namibian {n} (a person from Namibia or of Namibian descent)  :: namibiano {m}, namíbio {m}, namibiense
Nanjing {prop} (a city in China)  :: Nanquim
nanny {n} (child's nurse)  :: babá {f}
nanny {n} (female goat) SEE: nanny goat  ::
nanny goat {n} (female goat)  :: cabra {f}
nanocomposite {n} (any composite material one or more of whose components is a nanoparticle)  :: nanocompósito {m}, nanocomposto {m}
nanometer {n} (nanometre) SEE: nanometre  ::
nanometre {n} (subunit of length)  :: nanômetro {m}
nanosecond {n} (measure of time)  :: nanossegundo {m}
nanotechnology {n} (science and technology of creating nanoparticles)  :: nanotecnologia {f}
Nantes {prop} (a city in west France)  :: Nantes {f}
Naomi {prop} (biblical character)  :: Noemi {f}
Naomi {prop} (female given name)  :: Noemi {f}, Noémia {f} [Portugal], Noêmia {f} [Brazil]
nap {n} (a short period of sleep, especially during the day)  :: sesta {f}, soneca {f}, cochilo {m}
nap {v} (To have a nap)  :: cochilar
napalm {n} (inflammable substance)  :: napalm {m}
nape {n} (back part of the neck)  :: nuca {f}
naphtha {n} (naturally-occurring liquid petroleum)  :: nafta {f}
napkin {n} (diaper) SEE: diaper  ::
napkin {n} (sanitary napkin) SEE: sanitary napkin  ::
napkin {n} (serviette)  :: guardanapo {m}
Naples {prop} (city in Italy)  :: Nápoles {f}
Naples {prop} (province in Italy)  :: Nápoles
Naples yellow {n} (a yellow pigment, lead(II) antimonate)  :: amarelo de Nápoles {m}, amarelo Nápoles {m}, amarelo de antimónio {m} [Portugal]
Napoleon {prop} (male given name)  :: Napoleão {m}
Napoleon {prop} (Napoleon Bonaparte)  :: Napoleão {m}
napoo {interj} (there is no more)  :: babau, já era
nappy {n} (diaper) SEE: diaper  ::
narcissism {n} (excessive love of oneself)  :: narcisismo {m}
narcissus {n} (any of several bulbous flowering plants, of the genus Narcissus)  :: narciso {m}
narcolepsy {n} (sleeping disorder)  :: narcolepsia {f}
narcoleptic {adj} (pertaining to narcolepsy)  :: narcoléptico
narcoleptic {n} (one who suffers from narcolepsy)  :: narcoléptico {m}
narcotic {n} (numbing drug)  :: narcótico
nark {n} (police spy)  :: bufo
Narnia {prop} (a fictional land)  :: Nárnia {f}
narrate {v} (to relate a story)  :: narrar, contar
narration {n} (act of recounting or relating the particulars of some action, occurrence or affair)  :: narração {f}
narration {n} (narrated or recounted; orderly recital of the particulars of a transaction ot event)  :: narração {f}
narrative {n} (systematic recitation of an event)  :: narrativa {f}
narrative present tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
narratology {n} (the study of narrative structure)  :: narratologia {f}
narrator {n} (in film and television)  :: narrador {m}
narrator {n} (in story)  :: narrador {m}
narrow {adj} (having a small width)  :: estreito {m}, estreita {f}
narrow {v} (to get narrower)  :: estreitar-se
narrow {v} (to reduce in width or extent)  :: estreitar
narrowly {adv} (by a narrow margin; closely)  :: por pouco
narrow-minded {adj} (having restricted or rigid views, and being unreceptive to new ideas)  :: tacanho
narrow squeak {n} (close shave) SEE: close shave  ::
Narses {prop} (given name)  :: Narses {m}
narthex {n} (vestibule leading to the nave)  :: nártex {m}
Narva {prop} (City in Estonia)  :: Narva {f}
narwhal {n} (Arctic cetacean)  :: narval {m}
NASA {prop} (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)  :: NASA {f}
nasal {adj} (having a quality imparted by means of the nose)  :: nasal
nasal {adj} (pertaining to the nose)  :: nasal
nasal {n} (nasal vowel or consonant)  :: nasal
nasal bone {n} (either of two small oblong bones which form "the bridge" of the nose)  :: osso nasal {m}
nasal concha {n} (bony plate in the nasal cavity)  :: concha nasal {f}, corneto {m}
nasality {n} (state or quality of being nasal)  :: nasalidade {f}
nasalization {n} (articulation such that air flows through the nose and mouth)  :: nasalização
nasalness {n} (quality of being nasal)  :: nasalidade {f}
nasal septum {n} (septum in the nose)  :: septo nasal {m}
Nassau {prop} (capital of the Bahamas)  :: Nassau
nasty {adj} (contemptible of a person)  :: menosprezível
nasty {adj} (dirty, filthy)  :: porco {m}
nasty {adj} (indecent or offensive; obscene, lewd)  :: obsceno {m}
natal {adj} (Of or relating to birth)  :: natal
natal cleft {n} (groove between buttocks) SEE: anal cleft  ::
Natalia {prop} (female given name) SEE: Natalie  ::
Natalie {prop} (female given name)  :: Natália {f}
natality {n} (ratio of live births to population)  :: natalidade {f}
Nataraja {prop} (dancing posture of the Hindu god Shiva)  :: Shiva Nataraja {m}
Natasha {prop} (female given name)  :: Natasha {f}, Natacha {f}
Nathan {prop} (male given name)  :: Natã {m}, Natan {m}
Nathaniel {prop} (cognate of the name) SEE: Nathanael  ::
nation {n} (community of people)  :: nação {f}
nation {n} (sovereign state)  :: estado {m}
national {adj} (of or having to do with a nation)  :: nacional
national anthem {n} (official song of a nation or country)  :: hino nacional {m}
nationalisation {n} (making private assets public)  :: nacionalização {f}
nationalism {n} (idea of supporting one's country and culture)  :: nacionalismo {m}
nationalist {adj} (of or relating to nationalism)  :: nacionalista
nationalist {n} (advocate of nationalism)  :: nacionalista {m} {f}
nationalistic {adj} (of, relating to, or advocating nationalism) SEE: nationalist  ::
nationality {n} (membership of a nation or state)  :: nacionalidade {f}
nationality {n} (national character or identity)  :: nacionalidade {f}
nationality {n} (nationalism) SEE: nationalism  ::
nationalization {n} (nationalisation) SEE: nationalisation  ::
nationalize {v} (to make a private asset public)  :: estatizar, nacionalizar
nationally {adv} (in a way relating to the whole nation)  :: nacionalmente
national park {n} (national park)  :: parque nacional {m}
National Socialism {n} (ideology of Adolf Hitler's NSDAP)  :: nacional-socialismo {m}
National Socialist {n} (Nazi)  :: nacional-socialista {m} {f}
nation of laws {n} (nation-state subject to rule of law)  :: estado de direito {m}
native {adj} (belonging to one by birth)  :: nativo
native {adj} (characteristic of or existing by virtue of geographic origin)  :: nativo
native {adj} (characteristic of or relating to people inhabiting a region from the beginning)  :: indígena, nativo
native {adj} (computing: written specifically to run on a particular processor)  :: nativo
native {n} (native speaker) SEE: native speaker  ::
native {n} (person who is native to a place)  :: nativo {m}, indígena {m} {f}; selvagem {m} {f} [pejorative]
native companion {n} (brolga) SEE: brolga  ::
native language {n} (language of a Native or Aboriginal people)  :: língua indígena {f}
native language {n} (one's first language learned in childhood)  :: língua materna {f}
native speaker {n} (a person who grew up with a particular language as their mother tongue)  :: falante nativo {m}, falante nativa {f}
nativity {n} (Nativity) SEE: Nativity  ::
nativity play {n} (the production/performance)  :: peça de natal {f}
Nativity Scene {n} (Nativity Scene)  :: presépio
NATO {prop} (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)  :: OTAN {f}
natter {v} (to talk idly)  :: tagarelar
Natterer's slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: [Brazil]: choca-de-natterer
natto {n} (Japanese food product)  :: natto {m}
natural {adj} (as expected)  :: normal
natural {adj} (relating to nature)  :: natural
natural {adj} (without additives)  :: natural
natural child {n} (child born to unmarried parents)  :: filho ilegítimo {m}
natural disaster {n} (natural phenomenon)  :: desastre natural {m}
natural gas {n} (mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons associated with petroleum deposits)  :: gás natural {m}
naturalism {n} (a state of nature; conformity to nature)  :: naturalismo {m}
naturalize {v} (to acclimatize an animal or plant) SEE: acclimatize  ::
natural language {n} (a human language developed naturally)  :: língua natural {f}
natural log {n} (natural logarithm) SEE: natural logarithm  ::
natural logarithm {n} (logarithm in base e)  :: logaritmo natural {m}
naturally {adv} (in a natural manner)  :: naturalmente
naturally {adv} (inherently or by nature)  :: naturalmente
naturally {adv} (surely)  :: naturalmente
naturalness {n} (state or quality of being natural)  :: naturalidade {f}
natural number {n} (positive integer or non-negative integer)  :: número natural {m}
natural numbers {n} (number theory)  :: números naturais
natural person {n} (human being)  :: pessoa física {f}
natural preserve {n} (nature reserve) SEE: nature reserve  ::
natural reserve {n} (nature reserve) SEE: nature reserve  ::
natural resource {n} (source of wealth that occurs naturally)  :: recurso natural {m}
natural science {n} (science involved in studying phenomena or laws of the physical world)  :: ciência natural {f}
natural selection {n} (an evolutionary process)  :: seleção natural {f}
nature {n} (environment)  :: natureza {f}
nature {n} (essential characteristics)  :: natureza {f}
nature {n} (everything related to biological and geographical states)  :: natureza {f}
nature {n} (primitive state of being)  :: natureza {f}
nature preserve {n} (nature reserve) SEE: nature reserve  ::
nature strip {n} (tree lawn) SEE: tree lawn  ::
naturism {n} (the belief in or practice of going nude or unclad)  :: naturismo {m}
naught {n} (nothingness)  :: nada {m}
naughty {adj} (bad; tending to misbehave or act badly)  :: travesso, levado
naughty {adj} (risqué, sexually suggestive)  :: safado
naumachia {n} (recreation of sea battles in Ancient Rome)  :: naumaquia {f}
Naupactus {prop} (Greek town)  :: Lepanto {f}, Naupactus {f}
Nauru {prop} (Republic of Nauru)  :: Nauru {m}
Nauruan {adj} (pertaining to Nauru)  :: nauruano
Nauruan {n} (person from Nauru)  :: nauruano {m}
nausea {n} (feeling of physical unwellness, usually with the desire to vomit)  :: náusea {f}, enjoo
nausea {n} (sea-sickness)  :: náusea marítima {f}
nausea {n} (strong dislike or disgust)  :: desgosto {m}, asco {m}, repulsão {f}
Nausicaa {prop} (princess in the Odyssey)  :: Nausícaa {f}
-naut {suffix} (forms nouns meaning a voyager, farer or tripper)  :: -nauta {m-f}
nautical {adj} (relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen)  :: náutico
nautical mile {n} (nautical: a unit of measure equal to 1852 meters)  :: milha náutica {f}
nautilus {n} (marine mollusc of the family Nautilidae)  :: náutilo {m}
Navajo {n} (people)  :: navajo {m}
Navajo {prop} (language)  :: navajo {m}
Navarran {adj} (Navarrese) SEE: Navarrese  ::
Navarran {n} (Navarrese) SEE: Navarrese  ::
Navarre {prop} (autonomous community of Spain)  :: Navarra
Navarrese {adj} (from Navarre)  :: navarro, navarrês
Navarrese {n} (someone from Navarre)  :: navarro {m}, navarrês {m}
nave {n} (the middle or body of a church)  :: nave {f}
navel {n} (remnant of umbilical cord)  :: umbigo {m}
naïveté {n} (naivety) SEE: naivety  ::
navicular bone {n} (bone)  :: navicular {m}
navigable {adj}  :: navegável
navigatable {adj} (navigable) SEE: navigable  ::
navigate {v} (move on the internet)  :: navegar
navigate {v} (travel over water)  :: navegar
navigation {n} (canal) SEE: canal  ::
navigation {n} (theory, practice and technology of charting a course for a ship, aircraft or spaceship)  :: navegação {f}, náutica {f}
navigation {n} (traffic or travel by vessel)  :: navegação {f}
navy {adj} (Belonging to the navy)  :: da marinha {m} {f}
navy {adj} (Having a navy colour)  :: azul-marinho {m} {f}
navy {n} (department)  :: marinha {f}
navy {n} (navy blue colour)  :: azul-marinho {m}
navy {n} (sea force)  :: marinha {f}
navy blue {n} (a dark blue color)  :: naval {m}
nay {conj} (or even)  :: ou mesmo
Naypyidaw {prop} (capital of Myanmar)  :: Naypyidaw
Nay Pyi Taw {prop} (Naypyidaw) SEE: Naypyidaw  ::
Nazareth {prop} (Nazareth)  :: Nazaré
Nazca {prop} (ancient Peruvian culture)  :: nazcas {m-p}, nascas {m-p}
Nazca {prop} (capital city of Nazca province)  :: Nazca {f}, Nasca {f}
Nazca {prop} (province in southern Peru)  :: Nazca {f}, Nasca {f}
nazi {adj} (Nazi) SEE: Nazi  ::
nazi {n} (Nazi) SEE: Nazi  ::
Nazi {adj} (pertaining to the Nazi Party or Nazism)  :: nazista, nazi
Nazi {n} (member of the Nazi party)  :: nazista {m} {f}, nazi {m} {f}
Nazianzus {prop} (Town in the region of Cappadocia)  :: Nazianzo
Nazism {prop} (the ideology of Adolf Hitler’s NSDAP)  :: nazismo {m}
N-bomb {n} (neutron bomb) SEE: neutron bomb  ::
N'Djamena {prop} (capital city of Chad)  :: N'Djamena {f}
neanderthal {adj} (of or pertaining to Homines neanderthalenses)  :: neandertal
neanderthal {n} (a Homo neanderthalensis specimen) SEE: Neanderthal  ::
neanderthal {n} (a primitive person)  :: neandertal {m} {f}
Neanderthal {adj} (of or pertaining to Homines neanderthalenses) SEE: neanderthal  ::
Neanderthal {n} (a Homo neanderthalensis specimen)  :: neandertal {m} {f}
Neanderthal {n} (a primitive person) SEE: neanderthal  ::
Neapolitan {adj} (ice cream)  :: sorvete napolitano {m}
Neapolitan {adj} (pertaining to Naples)  :: napolitano
Neapolitan {n} (inhabitant or resident of Naples)  :: napolitano {m}, napolitana {f}
Neapolitan {prop} (language of Naples, Italy)  :: napolitano {m}
near {adj} (of an event, approaching)  :: próximo, prestes
near {adj} (physically close)  :: perto, próximo
near {adv} (having a small intervening distance with regard to something)  :: perto
near {adv} (nearly) SEE: nearly  ::
near {prep} (in close proximity to)  :: perto de, próximo de
near {v} (come closer to)  :: aproximar
nearby {adj} (adjacent)  :: próximo
nearby {adv} (close to)  :: próximo
Nearctic {adj} (relating to the Neartcic ecozone)  :: neártico
Nearctic {prop} (ecozone covering most of the North American continent)  :: Neártico {m}
Near East {prop} (region in Asia)  :: Oriente Próximo {m}, Próximo Oriente {m}
nearly {adv} (almost, but not quite)  :: quase
nearness {n} (proximity) SEE: proximity  ::
near point {n} (eye can focus)  :: ponto próximo {m}
nearsightedness {n} (myopia) SEE: myopia  ::
neat {adj} (having a simple elegance or style; clean, trim, tidy, tasteful)  :: leve
neat {adj} (tidy, free from dirt)  :: asseado, limpado
neat {n} (cattle) SEE: cattle  ::
neat {n} (cow, bovine)  :: [formally] bovino {m}
neatness {n} (the state of being neat)  :: asseio {m}
Nebraska {prop} (US state)  :: Nebrasca
Nebuchadnezzar {prop} (a ruler of Babylon)  :: Nabucodonosor {m}
nebula {n} (a space cloud)  :: nebulosa {f}
nebulosity {n} (cloudiness) SEE: cloudiness  ::
nebulous {adj} (in the form of a cloud)  :: nebuloso {m}
necessarily {adv} (of necessity)  :: necessariamente
necessary {adj} (needed, required)  :: necessário
necessary {adj} (such as must be)  :: necessário
necessity {n} (quality or state of being necessary, unavoidable, or absolutely requisite)  :: necessidade {f}
necessity {n} (that which is necessary)  :: necessidade {f}
necessity {n} (that which makes an act or an event unavoidable)  :: necessidade {f}
necessity is the mother of innovation {proverb} (necessity is the mother of invention) SEE: necessity is the mother of invention  ::
necessity is the mother of invention {proverb} (a person in need will find a way)  :: a necessidade aguça o engenho, a necessidade é a mãe de toda invenção
neck {n} (the extension of any stringed instrument on which a fingerboard is mounted)  :: braço {m}
neck {n} (the part of a shirt, dress etc., which fits a person's neck)  :: gola {f}
neck {n} (the part of body connecting the head and the trunk found in humans and some animals)  :: pescoço {m}
neck {n} (the tapered part of a bottle toward the opening)  :: gargalo {m}
neck {v} (hang by the neck; strangle; kill)  :: esganar, estrangular, enforcar
necklace {n} (jewelry)  :: colar {m}
necktie {n} (strip of cloth worn around the neck and tied in the front)  :: gravata {f}
necro- {prefix} (related to death)  :: necro-
necrocracy {n} (government that still operates under the rules of a former, dead leader)  :: necrocracia {f}
necromancer {n} (person who practices necromancy)  :: necromante {m} {f}
necromancy {n} (divination involving the dead)  :: necromancia, nigromancia
necromantic {adj} (of necromancy)  :: necromântico {m}
necrophage {n} (organism)  :: necrófago {m}
necrophagous {adj} (that eats dead or decaying flesh)  :: necrófago
necrophagy {n} (eating of dead or decaying animal flesh)  :: necrofagia {f}
necrophilia {n} (pathological attraction to dead bodies)  :: necrofilia {f}
necrophilia {n} (pathological fascination with death)  :: necrofilia {f}
necrophiliac {n} (person who engages in necrophilia)  :: necrófilo {m}
necrophobia {n} (fear of death or corpses)  :: necrofobia
necropolis {n} (large cemetery)  :: necrópole {f}
necrosis {n} (localized death of cells or tissue)  :: necrose {f}
necrotic {adj} (of or pertaining to necrosis)  :: necrótico, necrósico
nectar {n} (any delicious drink)  :: néctar dos deuses {m}
nectar {n} (drink of the gods)  :: néctar {m}, néctar dos deuses {m}
nectar {n} (sweet liquid secreted by flowers)  :: néctar {m}
nectarine {n} (fruit)  :: nectarina {f}
need {n} (something needed)  :: necessidade {f}
need {v} (to be obliged to)  :: precisar, necessitar
need {v} (to have an absolute requirement for)  :: necessitar, precisar
need {v} (to want strongly)  :: precisar
neediness {n} (characteristic of being needy)  :: carência {f}
needle {n} (implement for sewing etc.)  :: agulha {f}
needle {n} (indicating device)  :: agulha {f}
needle {n} (leaf of conifer)  :: agulha {f}
needle {n} (sensor phonograph stylus)  :: agulha {f}
needlecase {n} (case for keeping needles)  :: agulheiro {m}
needlefish {n} (slender fish)  :: agulhão {m}
needle in a haystack {n} (idiomatic)  :: agulha num palheiro
needless {adj} (not needed)  :: desnecessário
needlessly {adv} (in a needless manner)  :: desnecessariamente
needs {adv} (necessarily) SEE: necessarily  ::
needy {adj} (in need, poor)  :: necessitado {m}
neem {n} (Azadirachta indica)  :: amargoseira {f}, nim {m}
ne'er-do-well {n} (good-for-nothing) SEE: good-for-nothing  ::
nefandous {adj} (unspeakable, appalling)  :: nefando
nefarious {adj} (sinful, villainous, criminal, or wicked, especially when noteworthy or notorious for such characteristics)  :: nefasto
negation {n} (act of negating something)  :: negação {f}
negation {n} (negation in logic)  :: negação {f}
negative {adj} (inherently damaging)  :: negativo
negative {adj} (linguistics: denying a proposition)  :: negativo
negative {adj} (mathematics: less than zero)  :: negativo
negative {adj} (not positive or neutral)  :: negativo
negative {adj} (of electrical charge)  :: negativo
negative {n} (mathematics: negative quantity)  :: negativo {m}
negative {n} (photography)  :: negativa {f}
negativeness {n} (negativity) SEE: negativity  ::
Negev {prop} (a desert in southern Israel)  :: Neguev {m}, Negev {m}
neglect {n} (act of neglecting)  :: negligência {f}
neglect {v} (disregard)  :: negligenciar
neglect {v} (fail to care for)  :: negligenciar
neglect {v} (failure due to carelessness)  :: negligenciar
neglectful {adj} (tending to neglect)  :: negligente
negligence {n} (failure to exercise a standard of care (law))  :: negligência {f}
negligent {adj} (careless)  :: negligente
negligent {adj} (culpable due to negligence)  :: negligente
negligible {adj} (able to be ignored or excluded)  :: insignificante
negotiate {v} (arrange a mutual agreement (transitive))  :: negociar
negotiate {v} (confer to reach an agreement (intransitive))  :: negociar
negotiation {n} (process of achieving agreement)  :: negociação {f}
negress {n} (A black female)  :: negra {f}
negritude {n}  :: negritude
negro {n} (Negro) SEE: Negro  ::
Negro {n} (person with dark skin)  :: negro {m}, negra {f}
Negus {n} (supreme Ethiopian ruler)  :: negus {m}
Nehemiah {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Neemias {m}, Nehemias {m}
Nehemiah {prop} (male given name)  :: Neemias {m}, Nehemias {m}
neigh {n} (the cry of a horse)  :: relincho {m}
neigh {v} ((of a horse) to make its cry)  :: relinchar
neighborhood {n} (division of a municipality or region)  :: bairro {m}
neighborhood {n} (inhabitants of a residential area)  :: vizinhança {f}
neighborhood {n} (nearby area)  :: vizinhança {f}, bairro {m}
neighboring {adj} (Situated or living nearby or adjacent to)  :: vizinho
neighbour {n} (a person living on adjacent or nearby land)  :: vizinho {m}
neighbour {n} (fellow human)  :: próximo
neighbour {v} (to be adjacent to)  :: vizinhar com
neighbourhood {n} (close proximity, particularly in reference to home)  :: vizinhança {f}, bairro {m}
neighbouring {adj} (Situated or living nearby or adjacent to)  :: vizinho
Nei Mongol {prop} (Inner Mongolia) SEE: Inner Mongolia  ::
neither {adv} (similarly not)  :: tampouco
neither {conj} (also not)  :: tampouco
neither {conj}  :: nem
neither {conj} (not either (used with nor): neither X nor Y)  :: nem X nem Y
neither {determiner} (not one of two; not either)  :: nenhum (dos dois)
neither {pron} (not either one)  :: nenhum (dos dois)
neither fish nor fowl {n} (something or someone not easily categorized; something that does not fit in a group or situation)  :: nem carne nem peixe
Nelson {prop} (male given name)  :: Nelson {m}
nematode {n} (small invertebrate animal)  :: nematódeo {m}
Nemean Lion {prop} (mythical lion of Nemea)  :: Leão de Nemeia
nemesis {n} (archenemy) SEE: archenemy  ::
Nemesis {prop} (Greek goddess of retribution)  :: [Portugal] Némesis {f}, [Brazil] Nêmesis {f}
Nenets {prop} (language)  :: nenets {m}, samoiedo {m}
Nenets {prop} (person)  :: nenets {m} {m-p} {f} {f-p}, samoiedo {m}
neo- {prefix} (contemporary)  :: neo-
neo- {prefix} (new)  :: neo-
neoclassicism {n} (movement)  :: neoclassicismo {m}
neocolonial {adj} (of or pertaining to, or based on, neocolonialism)  :: neocolonial
neocolonialism {n} (colonial linguistic expression)  :: neocolonialismo {m}
neodymium {n} (chemical element)  :: neodímio {m}
neofascism {n} (right-wing political movement)  :: neofascismo {m}
neofascist {adj} (of or pertaining to neofascism)  :: neofascista {m} {f}
neofascist {n} (a follower of neofascism)  :: neofascista {m} {f}
neoliberalism {n} (political movement)  :: neoliberalismo {m}
Neolithic {adj} (of or relating to the New Stone Age)  :: neolítico {m}
Neolithic {prop} (the New Stone Age)  :: neolítico {m}
Neolithic Revolution {n} (discovery of agriculture)  :: revolução do neolítico {f}
neologism {n} (recently coined word)  :: neologismo {m}
neon {n} (element)  :: néon {m} [Portugal], neônio {m} [Brazil]
neonatal {adj} (of or pertaining to the time immediately birth)  :: neonatal
neo-Nazi {n} (person who believes in a Nazi ideology)  :: [Brazil] neonazista {m} {f}, [Portugal] neonazi {m} {f}
neo-Nazism {n} (the ideology held by neo-Nazis)  :: neonazismo {m}
neoprene {n} (synthetic rubber, a polymer of chloroprene, used in various consumer products)  :: neoprene {m}, neopreno {m}
neotenous {adj} (babyfaced) SEE: babyfaced  ::
Neotropic {prop} (ecozone covering South America, Central America and the Caribbean)  :: Neotrópico {m}
Nepal {prop} (Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal)  :: Nepal
Nepalese {adj} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali  ::
Nepalese {n} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali  ::
Nepalese {prop} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali  ::
Nepali {adj} (pertaining to Nepal)  :: nepalês {m}
Nepali {n} (person)  :: nepalês {m}
Nepali {prop} (language)  :: nepalês {m}, nepali {m}
nephew {n} (fraternal or sororal nephew, see also: fraternal nephew, see also: sororal nephew)  :: sobrinho {m}
nephrolith {n} (kidney stone) SEE: kidney stone  ::
nephrologist {n} (physician)  :: nefrologista {m} {f}
nephrology {n} (branch of medicine that deals with the kidneys)  :: nefrologia {f}
nepotism {n} (favoring of relatives or personal friends)  :: nepotismo {m}
Neptune {prop} (eighth planet of the solar system)  :: Netuno {m}
Neptune {prop} (Roman god of the ocean)  :: Netuno {m}
neptunium {n} (chemical element)  :: neptúnio {m}
nerd {n} (intellectual, skillful person, generally introverted)  :: nerd [Brazil], CDF [Brazil], totó {m} {f} [Portugal, colloquial]
nerdgasm {n} (a feeling of great excitement in a nerd or geek)  :: nerdgasmo {m}, nerdorgasmo {m}
Nero {prop} (Roman Emperor from 54 to 68)  :: Nero {m}
nerve {n} (bundle of neurons)  :: nervo
nerve {v} (encourage) SEE: encourage  ::
nerve {v} (strengthen) SEE: strengthen  ::
nerve agent {n} (weapon of mass destruction) SEE: nerve gas  ::
nerve cell {n} (cell of the nervous system)  :: neurónio {m} [Portugal], neurônio [Brazil]
nerve fibre {n} (axon) SEE: axon  ::
nervosity {n} (nervousness) SEE: nervousness  ::
nervous {adj} (anxious)  :: nervoso
nervous {adj} (easily agitated)  :: nervoso
nervous {adj} (relating to the nerves)  :: nervoso
nervous breakdown {n} (disabling attack of a psychological disorder)  :: ataque de nervos {m}
nervously {adv} (in a nervous manner)  :: nervosamente
nervousness {n} (state or quality of being nervous)  :: nervosismo {m}, nervosia {f}
nervous system {n} (system which coordinates the activity of the body)  :: sistema nervoso {m}
-ness {suffix} (appended to adjectives to form nouns meaning "the state of being...", "the quality of being...", or "the measure of being...")  :: -idade {f}, -eza {f}, -ez {f}, -idão {f}
nest {n} (bird-built structure)  :: ninho {m}
nest {n} (hideout)  :: covil {m}, esconderijo {m}
nest {n} (place for depositing eggs)  :: ninho {m}
nest {n} (retreat)  :: retiro {m}
nest {n} (snug residence)  :: ninho {m}
nest {v} (to build or settle into a nest)  :: aninhar {m}
nest {v} (to settle into a home)  :: mudar-se
nest {v} (to successively neatly fit)  :: encaixar
nest box {n} (birdhouse) SEE: birdhouse  ::
nested {v} (embedded) SEE: embedded  ::
nestle {v} (to settle oneself comfortably and snugly)  :: aconchegar-se
Nestorian {adj} (related to the teachings of Nestorius)  :: nestoriano
Nestorian {n} (A member of a "Nestorian" church)  :: nestoriano {m}, nestoriana {f}
net {adj} (final)  :: final
net {adj} (remaining after expenses or deductions)  :: líquido {m}
net {n} (anything that has the appearance of a net)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (device for catching fish, butterflies etc.)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (device for trapping something)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (figurative: trap)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (interconnecting system)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (mesh of string, cord or rope)  :: malha {f}
net {n} (sports: mesh-backed framework as goal)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (sports: mesh stretched to divide the court)  :: rede {f}
net {n} (The amount remaining after expenses are deducted, profit)  :: lucro {m}, saldo {m}
net {v} (catch by means of a net)  :: enredar
net {v} (receive as profit)  :: lucrar
netball {n} (sport)  :: netball {m}
nether {adj} (beneath the earth's surface)  :: subterrâneo
nether {adj} (lower)  :: inferior
Netherlander {n} (someone from the Netherlands)  :: holandês {m}
Netherlandish {prop} (Dutch) SEE: Dutch  ::
Netherlands {adj} (pertaining to the Netherlands)  :: holandês, neerlandês
Netherlands {prop} (country in northwestern Europe)  :: Holanda {f}, Países Baixos {m-p}, Neerlândia {f}
Netherlands Antilles {prop} (former autonomous territory)  :: Antilhas Neerlandesas {p}
netiquette {n} (appropriate conduct online)  :: netiqueta {f}
netsuke {n} (miniature sculptures)  :: netsuke {m}
nettle {n} (deadnettle) SEE: deadnettle  ::
nettle {n} (stinging herb of genus Urtica)  :: urtiga {f}, ortiga {f}
nettle {v} (of the nettle plant etc., to sting causing a rash)  :: urtigar, ortigar, urticar
nettle {v} (to pique, irritate, vex or provoke someone)  :: irritar, vexar, provocar
nettle-rash {n} (itchy areas of the skin) SEE: urticaria  ::
net weight {n} (weight of a product)  :: peso líquido
network {n} (fabric or structure of fibrous elements)  :: rede {f}
network {n} (interconnected group or system)  :: rede {f}
network {n} (multiple computers and other devices connected together)  :: rede {f}
neume {n} (sign used in early musical notation)  :: neuma {m}
neural {adj} (of or relating to the nerves)  :: neural
neuralgia {n} (nerve pain)  :: nevralgia {f}, neuralgia {f}
neural network {n}  :: rede neural {f}
neurasthenia {n} (ill-defined medical condition)  :: neurastenia {f}
neuro- {prefix} (relating to nerves or the nervous system)  :: neuro-
neuroblastoma {n} (form of cancer)  :: neuroblastoma {m}
neurodegenerative {adj} (pertaining to the progressive loss of nerve cells)  :: neurodegenerativo
neuroepithelial {adj} (of or relating to the neuroepithelium)  :: neuroepitelial
neurolinguistics {n} (Translations)  :: neurolinguística {f}
neurological {adj} (dealing with the study of the brain)  :: neurológico
neurologist {n} (doctor or scientist who practices or specializes in neurology)  :: neurólogo {m}, neurologista {m} {f}
neurology {n} (branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system and its disorders)  :: neurologia {f}
neuromuscular {adj} (pertaining to the voluntary control of muscles by nerves)  :: neuromuscular
neuron {n} (a cell of the nervous system)  :: neurónio {m}
neuronal {adj} (of, or relating to a neuron)  :: neuronal
neuropathogenic {adj} (pathogenic to the nervous system)  :: neuropatogénico
neuroscience {n} (scientific study of the nervous system)  :: neurociência {f}
neurosis {n} (mental disorder)  :: neurose {f}
neurotic {n} (person who has a neurosis)  :: neurótico {m}, neurótica {f}
neurotransmitter {n} (substance responsible for sending nerve signals across a synapse between two neurons)  :: neurotransmissor {m}
Neustria {prop} (western part of the Frankish empire)  :: Nêustria {f}
Neustrian {adj} (of, from or relating to Neustria)  :: nêustrio, neustriano
Neustrian {n} (someone from Neustria)  :: nêustrio {m}, neustriano {m}
neuter {adj} (grammar: having a form which is not masculine nor feminine)  :: neutro
neuter {adj} (grammar: intransitive)  :: intransitivo, neutro
neuter {adj} (having no generative organs, or imperfectly developed ones)  :: neutro
neuter {adj} (neither the one thing nor the other)  :: neutro
neuter {n} (grammar: noun of the neuter gender)  :: neutro {m}
neuter {n} (the neuter gender (grammar))  :: neutro {m}
neuter {v} (to remove sex organs from an animal)  :: castrar, capar
neutral {adj} (chemistry: neither acidic nor alkaline)  :: neutro
neutral {adj} (favouring neither the supporting nor opposing viewpoint of a topic of debate)  :: neutro
neutral {adj} (grammar: neither positive nor negative)  :: neutro
neutral {adj} (neither beneficial nor harmful)  :: neutro
neutral {adj} (not taking sides in a conflict)  :: neutro
neutral {adj} (physics: possessing no charge)  :: neutro
neutral {n} (nonaligned state)  :: neutro {m}
neutral {n} (person who takes no side in a dispute)  :: neutro {m}
neutral {n} (position of gears)  :: ponto morto {m}
neutralisation {n} (neutralisation) SEE: neutralization  ::
neutralise {v} (to make inactive or ineffective)  :: neutralizar
neutrality {n} (being neutral)  :: neutralidade {f}
neutralization {n} (neutralization)  :: neutralização {f}
neutrino {n} (en elementary particle with extremely small mass and no electric charge)  :: neutrino {m}
neutron {n} (subatomic particle)  :: nêutron {m}, neutrão {m} [European]
neutron bomb {n} (atomic bomb that produces a greater amount of neutrons)  :: bomba de neutrões {f} [Portugal], bomba de nêutrons {f} [Brazil], bomba de nêutron {f} [Brazil]
neutron star {n} (star composed of neutrons)  :: estrela de nêutrons
neutrophil {adj} (easily stained by neutral dyes)  :: neutrófilo
Nevada {prop} (US state)  :: Nevada
never {adv} (at no time)  :: nunca, jamais
never again {adv} (at no time in the future)  :: nunca mais
never ever {adv} (emphatic never)  :: nunca mesmo
neverland {n} (an ideal or imaginary place)  :: terra do nunca {f}
never mind {v} (do not be concerned (about someone or something, or about doing something))  :: não se preocupe com
never mind {v} (it is not important)  :: esquece, deixa|, deixa para lá
never mind {v} (I was wrong; I withdraw my previous statement)  :: esquece, deixa|, deixa para lá
nevermore {adv} (never again) SEE: never again  ::
neverness {n} (the quality of not ever being extant or present)  :: nunca {m}
never say die {interj} (do not despair)  :: nunca dizer nunca
never say never {phrase} (never say never)  :: nunca diga nunca
nevertheless {adv} (in spite of what preceded)  :: não obstante, no entanto, contudo, apesar de, de qualquer jeito
nevus {n} (benign lesion on skin) SEE: mole  ::
new {adj} (additional, recently discovered)  :: novo
new {adj} (current or later)  :: novo
new {adj} (distinguishing something established more recently)  :: novo
new {adj} (inexperienced, unaccustomed)  :: novo
new {adj} (in original condition, pristine)  :: novo
new {adj} (newborn)  :: novo
new {adj} (of recent origin)  :: novo
new {adj} (recently arrived or appeared)  :: novo
new {adj} (recently made or created)  :: novo
new {adj} (refreshed, reinvigorated)  :: novo
new {adj} (strange, unfamiliar)  :: novo
New Amsterdam {prop} (former name of New York City, when it was a Dutch colony)  :: Nova Amsterdam {f}, Nova Amsterdã {f} [Brazil], Nova Amesterdão {f} [Portugal]
Newari {prop} (Newari language)  :: newari {m}
newb {n} (newbie) SEE: newbie  ::
newbie {n} (new (inexperienced) user or participant)  :: novato, iniciante, neófito {m}, principiante
newborn {adj} (reborn) SEE: reborn  ::
newborn {adj} (recently born)  :: recém-nascido {m}
newborn {n} (recently born baby)  :: recém-nascido {m}
New Brunswick {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Nova Brunswick {f}, New Brunswick {f}
New Caledonia {prop} (overseas territory of France)  :: Nova Caledónia {f}
Newcastle {prop} (city)  :: Newcastle {f}
Newcastle disease {n} (disease of poultry)  :: doença de Newcastle {f}
newcomer {n} (new participant in some activity)  :: iniciante {m} {f}
newcomer {n} (one who has recently arrived in a community)  :: recém-chegado {m}
New Delhi {prop} (capital of India)  :: Nova Deli {f}
New England {prop} (six states of the United States)  :: Nova Inglaterra {f}
newfangled {adj} (modern, unfamiliar or different)  :: moderninho
Newfoundland {prop} (Island off the the coast of Eastern Canada.)  :: Terra Nova {f}
Newfoundland and Labrador {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Terra Nova e Labrador {f}
New Guinea {prop} (large island)  :: Nova Guiné {f}
New Hampshire {prop} (US state)  :: Nova Hampshire {f}
New Hebrides {prop} (archipelago forming the state of Vanuatu)  :: Novas Hébridas {f-p}
New Ireland {prop} (island)  :: Nova Irlanda {f}
New Jersey {prop} (a northeast state of the United States of America)  :: Nova Jérsei {f}
newly {adv} (In a new manner)  :: recém-
New Mexican {adj} (of, from or relating to New Mexico)  :: neomexicano
New Mexican {n} (an inhabitant or a resident of the state of New Mexico)  :: neomexicano {m}
New Mexico {prop} (US State)  :: Novo México {m}
new moon {n} (phase of moon when in conjunction with sun)  :: lua nova {f}
newness {n} (novelty)  :: novidade {f}
New Orleans {prop} (city)  :: Nova Orleães {f}
news {n} (new information of interest)  :: notícias {f-p}
news {n} (reports of current events)  :: noticiário {m}, telejornal {m}
news agency {n} (organisation that gathers and distributes news)  :: agência de notícias {f}
news anchor {n} (presenter of news broadcasts)  :: âncora de notícias {m-f}
news conference {n} (press conference) SEE: press conference  ::
newsletter {n} (publication)  :: boletim {m}
New South Wales {prop} (one state of Australia)  :: Nova Gales do Sul {f}
newspaper {n} (paper on which newspapers are printed)  :: papel de periódico {m}
newspaper {n} (publication)  :: jornal {m}
Newspeak {n} (newspeak) SEE: newspeak  ::
Newspeak {prop} (fictional language)  :: novilíngua
newsreader {n} (news anchor) SEE: news anchor  ::
newsreel {n}  :: cinejornal {m}
newsroom {n} (the office of a news organisation)  :: redação {f}
newsstand {n} (open stall where newspapers and magazines are on sale)  :: banca {f}
newsvendor {n} (person who runs a newsstand)  :: ardina, jornaleiro {m}
newt {n} (type of salamander)  :: tritão {m}
New Testament {prop} (second half of the Christian Bible)  :: Novo Testamento {m}
newton {n} (derived unit of force)  :: newton {m}
Newton's first law {n} (observation)  :: primeira lei de Newton {f}
Newton's second law {n} (Newton's observation)  :: segunda lei de newton {f}
Newton's third law {n} (Newton's observation)  :: terceira lei de Newton {f}
New World {prop} (North America and South America)  :: Novo Mundo {m}
New World Order {prop} (vision for the world)  :: nova ordem mundial {f}
New Year {n} (January 1 in the Julian and Gregorian calendar and the days following)  :: Ano Novo {m}, ano-bom {m}
New Year's Day {n} (holiday occurring on January 1st)  :: ano novo {m}
New Year's Eve {prop} (holiday on December 31st)  :: véspera do ano novo {f}, réveillon {m}, noite de São Silvestre {f}
New York {prop} (city) SEE: New York City  ::
New York {prop} (state)  :: Nova Iorque {f}
New York City {prop} (large city in the USA)  :: Nova Iorque {f}
New Yorker {n} (a native or resident of New York City)  :: nova-iorquino {m}
New York State {prop} (The State of New York)  :: Nova Iorque {f}
New Zealand {prop} (attributive form - relating to New Zealand)  :: neo-zelandês {m}
New Zealand {prop} (country in Oceania)  :: Nova Zelândia {f}
New Zealander {n} (a person from New Zealand or of New Zealand descent)  :: neozelandês {m}
next {adj} (being closer to the present location than all other items)  :: perto, próximo
next {adj} (following in a sequence)  :: próximo, seguinte
next {adj} (nearest date, time, space or order)  :: próximo, seguinte
next {adv} (In a time, place or sequence closest or following)  :: perto, próximo
next {adv} (On the first subsequent occasion)  :: a seguir, seguinte, depois, próximo
next {n} (the one that follows after this one (in languages with a definite article that is generally required in this sense))  :: próximo
next {prep} (next to) SEE: next to  ::
next {prep} (on the side of)  :: ao lado
nextly {adv} (next) SEE: next  ::
next of kin {n} (closest blood relative, often heir to inheritance)  :: parente mais próximo {m}
next to {prep} (beside; alongside)  :: ao lado de
next to last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate  ::
nexus {n} (centre of something)  :: centro {m}
nexus {n} (connected group)  :: nexo {m}
nexus {n} (connection)  :: nexo {m}
ney {n} (a type of flute)  :: ney {m}
nāga {n}  :: naga {f}
négligée {n} (nightgown)  :: camisola {f}
NGO {initialism} (non-governmental organization)  :: ONG {f}
Nheengatu {prop} (trade language)  :: língua geral, nheengatu {m}
Niamey {prop} (capital of Niger)  :: Niamey {f}, Niamei {f}
nib {n} (bill of a bird)  :: bico {m}
nib {n} (tip of a pen)  :: ponta {f}
nibble {n} (a small, quick bite taken with the front teeth)  :: mordisco, beliscada
nibble {n} ((computing) A unit of memory equal to half a byte, or four bits)  :: nibble {m}
nibble {v} (bite lightly)  :: mordiscar
nibble {v} (eat with small bites)  :: mordiscar, comiscar
Nibelung {n} (member of an underground, treasure-guarding race in Germanic mythology)  :: nibelungo
Nicaea {prop} (ancient city)  :: Niceia {f}
Nicaragua {prop} (A country in Central America)  :: Nicarágua
Nicaraguan {adj} (pertaining to Nicaragua)  :: nicaraguense
Nicaraguan {n} (person from Nicaragua)  :: nicaraguense {m} {f}
nice {adj} (attractive)  :: bom, agradável
nice {adj} (having a pleasant taste or aroma)  :: agradável
nice {adj} (pleasant)  :: bonito, agradável, simpático
nice {interj}  :: ótimo, beleza
Nice {prop} (city in France)  :: Nice {f}
Nicene Creed {prop} (official creed of the early Christian church stating tenets of the Christian faith)  :: Credo Niceno {m}, Símbolo Niceno {m}, Credo de Niceia {m}, Símbolo de Niceia {m}
nice to meet you {phrase} (pleased to meet you) SEE: pleased to meet you  ::
niche {n} (cavity, hollow, or recess)  :: nicho {m}
niche {n} (ecological function of an organism)  :: nicho {m}
niche {n} (position of opportunity)  :: nicho {m}
Nicholas {prop} (male given name)  :: Nicolau
nick {n} (nickname) SEE: nickname  ::
nickel {n} (coin)  :: níquel {m}
nickel {n} (element)  :: níquel {m}
nickel {v} (to plate with nickel)  :: niquelar
nickel silver {n} (alloy)  :: alpaca {f}
nicker {v} (to neigh softly)  :: relinchar
nickname {n} (familiar, invented given name)  :: [Brazil] apelido {m}, [Portugal] alcunha {m}
Nicole {prop} (female given name) SEE: Nicola  ::
Nicosia {prop} (capital of Cyprus)  :: Nicósia {f}
nicotine {n} (addictive alkaloid derived from tobacco)  :: nicotina {f}
nictemeral {adj}  :: nictemeral
niece {n} (fraternal or sororal niece, see also: fraternal niece, see also: sororal niece)  :: sobrinha {f}
niece-in-law {n} (Niece of someone's husband.) SEE: niece  ::
niece-in-law {n} (Niece of someone's wife.) SEE: niece  ::
nief {n} (fist) SEE: fist  ::
nifty {adj} (good, useful)  :: bom {m}
Niger {prop} (country)  :: Níger
Niger {prop} (river)  :: Níger {m}
Nigeria {prop} (in Western Africa)  :: Nigéria {f}
Nigerian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Nigeria, the Nigerian people or culture)  :: nigeriano
Nigerian {n} (a person from Nigeria)  :: nigeriano {m}
niggard {n} (a miser or stingy person) SEE: skinflint  ::
niggardly {adv} (in a parsimonious way) SEE: stingily  ::
nigger {n} (negro person)  :: preto {m}
nigh {adj} (near, close by)  :: perto, próximo
night {n} (darkness)  :: escuridão {m}, noite {f}, trevas {f}
night {n} (evening or night spent at a particular activity)  :: noitada {f}, noite {f}
night {n} (nightfall)  :: anoitecer {m}
night {n} (night spent at a hotel)  :: pernoite {m}, pernoitada {f}
night {n} (period between sunset and sunrise)  :: noite {f}
night {n} (quality of sleep obtained during a night)  :: sono {m}
night and day {adv} (day and night) SEE: day and night  ::
night blindness {n} (nyctalopia; the inability to see clearly in faint light)  :: cegueira noturna {f}
nightcap {n} (warm cap worn at night)  :: touca/barrete/gorro de dormir
nightclub {n} (establishment that is open late at night)  :: boate, casa noturna
nightdress {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) SEE: nightgown  ::
night emission {n} (nocturnal emission) SEE: nocturnal emission  ::
nightfall {n} (the close of the day; the coming of night)  :: anoitecer {m}, crepúsculo {m}, lusco-fusco {m}
nightgown {n} (sleeping garment worn by women)  :: camisola {f}
nightie {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) SEE: nightgown  ::
nightingale {n} (bird)  :: rouxinol
nightjar {n} (nocturnal bird of the family Caprimulgidae)  :: noitibó {m}, bacurau {m}, curiango {m}
nightlife {n} (Selection of nocturnal activities)  :: vida noturna {f}
nightmare {n} (a bad or difficult experience)  :: pesadelo
nightmare {n} (a very bad or frightening dream)  :: pesadelo {m}
nightmarish {adj} (resembling a nightmare)  :: pesadelar
night market {n} (a market that only operates at night)  :: mercado noturno {m}
night owl {n} ((idiomatic) one who stays up late at night or goes to bed late)  :: noctâmbulo {m}, noctívago {m}
nightshade {n} (deadly nightshade) SEE: deadly nightshade  ::
night shift {n} (period)  :: turno da noite {m}, turno noturno {m}
nightshirt {n} (shirt-like garment) SEE: nightgown  ::
nightstand {n} (small table placed at the head side of a bed)  :: criado-mudo {m}
night start {n} (hypnic jerk) SEE: hypnic jerk  ::
nightstick {n} (club)  :: cassetete, porrete
night terror {n} (sleeping disorder)  :: terror noturno {m}
nighttime {n} (hours of darkness)  :: noite {f}
nihilism {n} (extreme philosophical scepticism)  :: niilismo {m}
nihilism {n} (rejection of all moral principles)  :: niilismo {m}
nihilist {n} (person who accepts nihilism)  :: niilista {m} {f}
Nijmegen {prop} (city in the Netherlands)  :: Nijmegen {f}
Nike {prop} (Greek goddess of victory)  :: Nice {f}
Nikolayev {prop} (Mykolaiv) SEE: Mykolaiv  ::
nil {n} (nothing)  :: nada {m}
Nile {prop} (river)  :: Nilo {m}
Nilean {adj} (Nilotic) SEE: Nilotic  ::
nilgai {n} (large antelope of northern India)  :: nilgó
nimble {adj} (quick and light in movement or action)  :: ágil, ligeiro
nimble {adj} (quick-witted and alert)  :: ágil, esperto
nimbus {n} (circle of light; halo)  :: nimbo {m}
nimbus {n} (rain cloud)  :: nimbo {m}
Nina {prop} (female given name)  :: Nina {f}
nincompoop {n} (silly or foolish person)  :: bobo {m}
nine {n} (card with nine pips)  :: nove {m}
nine {n} (the digit or figure 9)  :: nove {m}
nine {num} (cardinal number)  :: nove
nine {num} (set or group with nine components)  :: novena {f}
nine-banded armadillo {n} (Dasypus novemcinctus)  :: tatu-galinha {m}, tatu-verdadeiro {m}, tatu-de-folha {m}, tatu-veado {m}, tatuetê {m}
nine hundred {num} (cardinal number 900)  :: novecentos {m}, novecentas {f}
nine lives {n} (durability; near immune to damage)  :: sete vidas {f-p}
nine o'clock {n} (the start of the tenth hour)  :: nove horas {f-p}
nineteen {num} (cardinal number)  :: dezanove [Portugal], dezenove [Brazil]
nineteenth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number nineteen)  :: décimo nono
nineteenth {n} (person or thing in the nineteenth position)  :: décimo nono {m}
nine thousand {num} (9000)  :: nove mil
nine thousand nine hundred and ninety-nine {num} (cardinal number 9,999)  :: nove mil, novecentos e noventa e nove {m}, nove mil, novecentas e noventa e nove {f}
ninetieth {adj} (ordinal form of ninety)  :: nonagésimo, 90º
ninetieth {n} (one of ninety equal parts of a whole)  :: nonagésimo {m}
ninetieth {n} (person or thing in the ninetieth position)  :: nonagésimo {m}
ninety {num} (90)  :: noventa
ninety-eight {num} (98)  :: noventa e oito
ninety-five {num} (95)  :: noventa e cinco
ninety-four {num} (94)  :: noventa e quatro
ninety-nine {n} (cardinal number 99)  :: noventa e nove
ninety-one {num} (cardinal number ninety-one)  :: noventa e um
ninety-seven {num} (97)  :: noventa e sete
ninety-six {num} (96)  :: noventa e seis
ninety-three {num} (93)  :: noventa e três
ninety-two {num} (92)  :: noventa e dois
Nineveh {prop} (capital of Assyria)  :: Nínive {f}
Ningxia {prop} (autonomous region of China)  :: Ningxia {f}
ninhydrin {n} (organic compound: 2,2-dihydroxyindane-1,3-dione)  :: ninidrina {f}
ninja {n} (person trained in stealth, espionage, assassination and ninjutsu)  :: ninja {m} {f}
ninjutsu {n} (ninjutsu)  :: ninjutsu {m}
ninth {adj} (ordinal form of nine)  :: nono (abbreviation 9º)
ninth {n} (one of nine equal parts of a whole)  :: nono {m}
ninth {n} (something in the ninth position)  :: nono {m}, nona {f}
niobium {n} (chemical element)  :: nióbio {m}
nip {n} (playful bite)  :: mordiscar
Nip {n} (offensive: a Japanese person) SEE: Jap  ::
Niphon {prop} (Honshu) SEE: Honshu  ::
nip in the bud {v} ((idiom) to prevent at an early stage)  :: cortar pela raiz
nipple {n} (artificial nipple for bottle feeding)  :: bico {m}, bico de mamadeira {m}
nipple {n} (projection of mammary gland)  :: mamilo {m}
Nipponese {adj} (Japanese) SEE: Japanese  ::
Nipponese {prop} (Japanese) SEE: Japanese  ::
nipponize {v} (to make or become more Japanese)  :: niponizar
niqab {n} (veil) SEE: yashmak  ::
niqqud {n} (nikud) SEE: nikud  ::
nirvana {n} (Buddhist state of bliss)  :: nirvana
nirvana {n} (cessation of suffering)  :: nirvana
nit {n} (egg of a louse)  :: lêndea {f}
nitrary {n}  :: nitreira {f}
nitrate {n} (any salt or ester of nitric acid)  :: nitrato {m}, azotato {m}
nitrene {n} (organic chemistry: any univalent nitrogen equivalent of a carbene, having general formula: RN)  :: nitreno {m}
nitric {adj} (pertaining to nitrogen)  :: nítrico
nitric acid {n} (HNO3)  :: ácido nítrico {m}
nitride {n} (compound of nitrogen)  :: nitreto {m}
nitriding {n} (method of hardening steel)  :: nitretação {f}
nitrile {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: nitrila {f}, nitrilo {m}
nitrogen {n} (chemical element)  :: nitrogénio {m} [Portugal], nitrogênio {m} [Brazil]
nitrogen dioxide {n} (the binary compound NO2)  :: dióxido de nitrogênio {m} [Brazil], dióxido de nitrogénio {m} [Portugal]
nitrogen monoxide {n} (nitric oxide) SEE: nitric oxide  ::
nitrogenous {adj} (of nitrogen)  :: nitrogenoso
nitroglycerine {n} (the compound glyceryl-tri-nitrate)  :: nitroglicerina {f}
nitro-hydrochloric acid {n} (aqua regia) SEE: aqua regia  ::
nitrous oxide {n} (nitrous oxide)  :: óxido nitroso {m}, gás hilariante {m}
nitroxyl {n} (aminoxyl) SEE: aminoxyl  ::
Niue {prop} (Republic of Niue)  :: Niue
Nivôse {prop} (month)  :: nivoso {m}
nix {n} (colloquial: nothing)  :: nada {m}
Nizhny Novgorod {prop} (large city in Russia)  :: Níjni Novgorod {f}, Níjni-Novgorod {f}
Nkore {prop} (Nyankole) SEE: Nyankole  ::
no {determiner} (not any)  :: nenhum {m}, nada de
no {determiner} (used to show an activity is forbidden)  :: [followed by an infinitive] é proibido
no {n} (a negating expression)  :: não {m}
no {n} (a vote not in favor)  :: não
no. {n} (number)  ::
no {particle} (used to show agreement with a negative question (in some languages this response is the usual word for "yes"))  :: não,
no {particle} (used to show disagreement or negation)  :: não
No {n} (Noh) SEE: Noh  ::
Noah {prop} (biblical character)  :: Noé {m}
Noah {prop} (male given name)  :: Noé
Noah's ark {prop} (the vessel built by Noah under God's instructions, as described in Genesis)  :: Arca de Noé {f}
nobelium {n} (chemical element)  :: nobélio {m}
Nobel Prize {n} (international prize)  :: prémio Nobel {m} [Portugal], prêmio Nobel {m} [Brazil]
nobility {n} (noble or privileged social class)  :: nobreza {f}
nobility {n} (the quality of being noble)  :: nobreza {f}
noble {adj} (having honorable qualities)  :: nobre
noble {n} (aristocrat)  :: nobre {m-f}
noble gas {n} (element of group 18 of the periodic table)  :: gás nobre {m}
nobleman {n} (man of noble rank, title, or status; peer; aristocrat)  :: nobre {m} {f}
nobleness {n} (the quality or state of being noble; nobility or grandeur)  :: nobreza {f}
noblesse oblige {n} (the honourable obligation that is the responsibility of those of high rank)  :: noblesse oblige {m} {f}
nobody {n} (unimportant person)  :: joão-ninguém {m}, zé-ninguém {m}, ninguém {m}
nobody {pron} (not any person; the logical negation of somebody) SEE: no one  ::
nobody's {pron} (belonging to nobody (possessive form of nobody))  :: de ninguém
no comment {interj} ("official" refusal to relay any further information)  :: sem comentários
no comment {interj} (refusal to say the obvious impolite retort)  :: sem comentários
noctilucin {n} (fat-like substance) SEE: noctilucine  ::
noctivagant {adj} (nightwandering) SEE: nightwandering  ::
nocturnal {adj} (primarily active during the night)  :: nocturno, noturno {m}
nocturnal emission {n} (ejaculation or orgasm while asleep)  :: polução noturna {f}
nocturne {n} (a dreamlike or pensive composition)  :: noturno {m}
nod {n} (instance of moving one's head)  :: aceno {m}
nod {v} (gradually fall asleep)  :: cabecear
nod {v} (incline the head up and down)  :: assentir, acenar
nodal {adj} (Relating to a node)  :: nodal
node {n} (A computer attached to a network)  ::
node {n} (vertex of a graph)  :: {m}, nodo {m}
no doubt {adv} (without a doubt)  :: sem dúvida
no entry {phrase} (entry is forbidden)  :: proibida a entrada
no fear {interj} (no way) SEE: no way  ::
no fear {interj} (no worries) SEE: no worries  ::
Nogai {prop} (language)  :: língua nogai
Nogai {prop} (person)  :: nogai
no good deed goes unpunished {proverb} (used to express the idea that beneficial actions often go unappreciated or are met with outright hostility)  :: toda boa ação tem sempre uma punição
no holds barred {adj}  :: sem impedimento (literally, "without/no impediments")
no idea {interj} (I don't know)  :: sei lá, (eu) não faço ideia
noise {n} (level of variation in gene expression)  :: ruído
noise {n} (sound or signal generated by random fluctuations)  :: ruído {m}
noise {n} (technical: unwanted part of a signal)  :: ruído {m}
noise {n} (various sounds, usually unwanted)  :: barulho {m}, ruído {m}
noiselessly {adv} (in a quiet manner)  :: sem fazer barulho
noise pollution {n} (excessive noise)  :: poluição sonora {f}
noisy {adj} (making a noise)  :: barulhento, ruidoso
no kidding {interj} (exclamation of amazement)  :: não brinca
nolens volens {adv} (willing or unwilling) SEE: willy-nilly  ::
no longer {adv} (not any more)  :: não, não ... mais
noma {n} (disease)  :: noma {f}
nomad {n} (a member of a group of people who, having no fixed home, move around seasonally in search of food, water and grazing etc)  :: nômade {m}
nomad {n} (a wanderer)  :: nômade {m}
nomadic {adj} (leading a wandering life with no fixed abode; peripatetic, itinerant)  :: nómada [Portugal], nômade [Brazil], nomádico
nomadic {adj} (of, or relating to nomads)  :: nómada [Portugal], nômade [Brazil], nomádico
nomarchy {n} (department, county) SEE: nome  ::
no matter what {pron} (anything)  :: não importa o que
nomenclature {n} (set of names or terms)  :: nomenclatura
nomenklatura {n} (list of posts in Soviet Union)  :: nomenclatura {f}
nominal {adj} (of or relating to a name or names)  :: nominal
nominal {adj} (of or relating to a noun)  :: nominal
nominalism {n} (doctrine that universals do not have an existence except as names for classes of concrete objects)  :: nominalismo {m}
nominalization {n} (use of a verb or an adjective as a noun)  :: substantivação {f}, nominalização {f}
nominate {v} (to name someone for a particular role or position)  :: nomear
nominative {adj} (giving a name, naming; designating)  :: nominativo {m}
nominative {n} (the nominative case) SEE: nominative case  ::
nominative case {n} (case used to indicate the subject)  :: caso nominativo {m}, nominativo {m}
nominee {n} (a person named or designated to any office, duty or position)  :: nomeado {m}
nom nom nom {interj} (sound of a person chewing)  :: nham nham
non- {prefix} (not)  :: não-
nonaggression {n} (a lack of aggression)  :: não-agressão {f}
non-aggression principle {n}  :: princípio da não agressão {m}
nonagon {n} (A polygon with nine sides and nine angles)  :: eneágono {m}
nonce {n} (a nonce word)  :: palavra ad hoc {f}
nonce {n} (a stupid or worthless person) SEE: goof  ::
nonce word {n} (word invented for the occasion)  :: palavra ad hoc {f}
noncombined {adj} (uncombined) SEE: uncombined  ::
noncommissioned officer {n} (non-commissioned officer) SEE: non-commissioned officer  ::
non-commissioned officer {n} (person of authority in the military who has not received a commission)  :: suboficial {m}
noncontroversial {adj} (uncontroversial) SEE: uncontroversial  ::
nondescribable {adj} (not describable)  :: indescritível {m} {f}
non-determinism {n} (non-determinism) SEE: nondeterminism  ::
non-deterministic {adj} (non-deterministic) SEE: nondeterministic  ::
none {pron} (not any)  :: nenhum {m}, nenhuma {f}
none {pron} (not any person; no one, nobody)  :: ninguém
nonempty {adj} (of set, such that it contains at least one element) SEE: non-empty  ::
nonentity {n} (nonexistence) SEE: nonexistence  ::
nonetheless {adv} (nevertheless)  :: ainda assim
non-Euclidean geometry {n} (Any system of geometry not based on the set of axioms of Euclidean geometry)  :: geometria não-euclidiana {f}
no news is good news {proverb} (lack of information suggests nothing bad)  :: notícia ruim chega rápido
nonexistence {n} (The state of not existing)  :: inexistência {f}
nonexistent {adj} (not existent)  :: inexistente
nonexportable {adj} (not exportable)  :: inexportável {m} {f}
nonfloatable {adj} (not floatable)  :: influtuável {m} {f}
non-governmental organization {n} (organization with no government participation)  :: organização não-governamental {f}
nonillion {num} (1030)  :: nonilhão
nonius {n} (device for adjusting the accuracy of mathematical instruments)  :: nônio {m} [Brazil], nónio {m} [Portugal]
nonkilling {n} (A precept or worldview)  :: não matar {m}
nonpareil {n} (that has no equal)  :: incomparável, sem par, sem igual
nonperishable {adj} (not perishable) SEE: non-perishable  ::
non-player character {n} (a character in a role-playing game or computer game)  :: non-player character {m} (NPC), personagem não jogável {m} {f}
nonplus {v} (To perplex)  :: pasmar
nonplussed {adj} (bewildered)  :: desconcertado, perplexo
nonprofit {adj} (not seeking to produce a profit)  :: não-lucrativo {m}
nonrelatable {adj} (not relatable)  :: irrelacionável {m} {f}
nonsense {adj} (resulting from the substitution of a nucleotide in a sense codon, causing it to become a stop codon)  :: sem sentido
nonsense {n} (meaningless words)  :: besteira {f}, bobagem {f}, burrice {f}, disparate {m}
nonsense {n} (untrue statement)  :: besteira {f}, bobagem {f}, burrice {f}
non-smoker {n} (somebody who does not smoke tobacco)  :: não-fumante {m-f}
nonsymmetric {adj} (asymmetrical) SEE: asymmetrical  ::
nontrinitarianism {n} (antitrinitarianism) SEE: antitrinitarianism  ::
nonviolence {n} (philosophy that rejects violence)  :: não-violência {f}
nonzero {adj} (not equal to zero)  :: não nulo
noob {n} (newbie)  :: noob {m} {f}
noodle {n} (fool) SEE: fool  ::
noodle {n} (string or strip of pasta)  :: talharim, macarrão
no offense {phrase} (no offense)  :: sem ofensa
noogie {n} (knuckle rub on head)  :: cascudo {m}
nook {n} (hidden or secluded spot)  :: canto {m}, canto {m}
nook {n} (small corner formed by two walls)  :: canto {m}
noon {n} (midday)  :: meio-dia {m}
noon {n} (midnight) SEE: midnight  ::
no one {pron} (not even a single person)  :: ninguém
noose {n} (an adjustable loop or rope)  :: laço {m}, forca {f}
no pain, no gain {proverb} (discomfort is necessary to achieve goals)  :: sem dor, sem ganho
no parking {phrase} (no parking)  :: proibido estacionar
nope {v} (informal "no")  :: nem
no problem {interj} (it does not pose a problem)  :: sem problemas
no problem {interj} (no thanks or apology is necessary)  :: de nada, não há de quê, sem problema, sem grilo
nor {conj} (nor)  :: nem
nordic {adj} (Nordic) SEE: Nordic  ::
Nordic {adj} (of or relating to cross-country skiing) SEE: nordic  ::
Nordic countries {prop} (group of countries)  :: países nórdicos {m-p}
Norfolk Island {prop} (external territory of Australia)  :: ilha Norfolk {f}
noria {n} (a water wheel with buckets)  :: nora {f}
Norilsk {prop} (city)  :: Norilsk {f}
norm {n} (rule that is enforced by members of a community)  :: norma {f}
norm {n} (that which is normal)  :: norma {f}
normal {adj} (according to norms or rules)  :: normal {n}
normal {adj} (usual, ordinary)  :: normal
normal {n} (mathematics: a line perpendicular to another)  :: normal {f}
normal form {n} (math: standard way of presenting an object) SEE: canonical form  ::
normalization {n} (any process that makes something more normal or regular)  :: normalização {f}, normatização {f}
normally {adv} (in the expected or customary manner)  :: normalmente
normally {adv} (under normal conditions or circumstances; usually; most of the time)  :: normalmente
Norman {adj} (Of or pertaining to Normandy and its inhabitants)  :: normando {m}
Norman {adj} (Relating to the Norman language)  :: normando {m}
Norman {n} (a person from Normandy)  :: normando {m}
Norman {prop} (the Norman language)  :: normando {m}
Normandy {prop} (region of France)  :: Normandia {f}
normative {adj} (of, pertaining to, or using a norm or standard)  :: normativo
north {adj} (meteorology: of wind, from the north)  :: norte
north {adj} (of or pertaining to the north)  :: do norte, nortenho, nortista, setentrional
north {adj} (toward the north)  :: ao norte
north {n} (compass point)  :: norte {m}
North Africa {prop} (the northern part of Africa)  :: norte da África {m}
North America {prop} (continent)  :: América do Norte {f}
North American {adj} (relating to North America)  :: norte-americano
North American {n} (North American person)  :: norte-americano
North Brabant {prop} (province)  :: Brabante do Norte {m}
North Carolina {prop} (state of the United States)  :: Carolina do Norte {f}
North Caucasus {prop} (region in the south of Russia)  :: Cáucaso do Norte {m}, Cáucaso Setentrional {m}
North Dakota {prop} (state of the United States of America)  :: Dakota do Norte {f}
northeast {adj} (northeastern)  :: nordestino
northeast {adj} (northeastward)  :: nordeste
northeast {n} (compass point)  :: nordeste {m}
North East England {prop} (official region of England)  :: Nordeste da Inglaterra
northeastern {adj} (of, related to, located in, or from the northeast)  :: nordestino {m}, nordestina {f}
northern {adj} (facing, situated in or related to the north)  :: setentrional, nortenho
northern {adj} (of wind)  :: norte
Northern Cyprus {prop} (a de-facto state)  :: Chipre do Norte {m}
Northern England English {n} (Northern English) SEE: Northern English  ::
Northern Europe {prop} (sociopolitical region of Europe)  :: Europa setentrional {f}
Northern Hemisphere {n} (hemisphere to the north of its equator)  :: hemisfério norte {m}
northern house martin {n} (common house martin) SEE: common house martin  ::
Northern Ireland {prop} (Northern Ireland)  :: Irlanda do Norte
northern lapwing {n} (Vanellus vanellus)  :: abibe {f}, ave-fria {f}, abecoinha {f}
northern lights {n} (the aurora of the northern hemisphere)  :: aurora boreal {f}
Northern Marianas {prop} (Northern Marianas)  :: Marianas do Norte
northern raccoon {n} (Procyon lotor) SEE: raccoon  ::
northern raven {n} (common raven) SEE: common raven  ::
northern red oak {n} (red oak) SEE: red oak  ::
Northern Rhodesia {prop} (former name of what is now Zambia)  :: Rodésia do Norte {f}
Northern Sea Route {prop} (a shipping lane in the Arctic Ocean)  :: Passagem Nordeste {f}
Northern Territory {prop} (Territory in northern Australia)  :: Território do Norte {m}
North Holland {prop} (province of the Netherlands)  :: Holanda Setentrional {f}, Holanda do Norte {f}
North Island {prop} (one of the two major islands making up New Zealand)  :: Ilha Norte {f}
North Korea {prop} (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)  :: Coreia do Norte {f}
North Korean {adj} (pertaining to North Korea)  :: norte-coreano
North Korean {n} (person from North Korea)  :: norte-coreano {m}, norte-coreana {f}
North Ossetia {prop} (North Ossetia-Alania) SEE: North Ossetia-Alania  ::
North Ossetia-Alania {prop} (a federal subject of Russia)  :: Ossétia do Norte {f}
north pole {n} (northernmost point on celestial bodies)  :: polo norte {m}
north pole {n} (positive pole of a magnetic dipole)  :: polo norte {m}
North Pole {prop} (northernmost point on Earth)  :: Polo Norte {m}
North Rhine-Westphalia {prop} (state)  :: Renânia do Norte-Westfália {f}, Renânia do Norte-Vestfália
North Sea {prop} (an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean betwwen Britain, Scandinavia and Germany, the Neatherlands, Belgium and France)  :: Mar do Norte {m}
North Star {prop} (Pole Star) SEE: Pole Star  ::
Northumbria {prop} (An Anglo-Saxon kingdom in the Northeast of England.)  :: Nortúmbria {f}
northwest {adj} (towards the northwest)  :: noroeste
northwest {n} (compass point)  :: noroeste {m}
Northwest Territories {prop} (Territory in northern Canada)  :: Territórios do Noroeste {m-p}
Norway {prop} (Scandinavian country)  :: Noruega {f}
Norway pine {n} (Pinus resinosa) SEE: red pine  ::
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Norway)  :: norueguês
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Norwegians)  :: norueguês
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Norwegian language)  :: norueguês
Norwegian {n} (native of Norway)  :: norueguês {m}, norueguesa {f}
Norwegian {prop} (language of Norway)  :: norueguês {m}
Norwegian Bokmål {prop} (Bokmål) SEE: Bokmål  ::
Norwegian forest cat {n} (domestic cat breed)  :: norueguês da floresta {m}
Norwegian Nynorsk {prop} (Nynorsk) SEE: Nynorsk  ::
Norwegian Sea {prop} (part of the Atlantic)  :: Mar da Noruega {m}, Mar Norueguês {m}
nose {n} (protuberance on the face)  :: nariz {m}
nose {n} (skill in recognising bouquet)  :: olfato {m}, nariz {m}
nose {n} (snout, nose of an animal)  :: focinho {m}, focinhos {p}, tromba {f}
nose {n} (tip of an object)  :: nariz {m}
noseband {n} (part of a bridle or halter)  :: focinheira {f}
nosebleed {n} (a haemorrhage from the nose)  :: sangramento de nariz {m}, epistaxe {f}
nose-picking {n} (insertion of a finger into one's nostril, especially to remove mucus.)  :: cutucada no nariz {f}
nosey parker {n} (prying person)  :: enxerido {m}
nosh {n} (blowjob) SEE: blowjob  ::
nosh {n} (slang: food) SEE: grub  ::
nosh {n} (snack) SEE: snack  ::
nosh {v} (snack) SEE: snack  ::
nosh {v} (to perform fellatio (on)) SEE: blow  ::
no-show {n} (a failure to make a scheduled appearance)  :: não-comparecimento {m}, ausência {m}, não-comparência {f}
no-show {n} (somebody who doesn't show up)  :: ausente {m-f}
no smoke without fire {proverb} (gossip or accusations are often substantiated by fact)  :: não há fumaça sem fogo
no smoking {phrase} (phrase used in notices indicating that the smoking of cigarettes is not permitted)  :: é proibido fumar
no sooner said than done {phrase} (no sooner than something is said it will be done)  :: dito e feito
nostalgia {n} (yearning for the past, homesickness)  :: saudade, nostalgia {f}
nostalgic {adj} (pertaining to nostalgia)  :: nostálgico
nostalgic {n} (person who displays nostalgia)  :: nostálgico {m}
nostrificate {v} (nostrify) SEE: nostrify  ::
nostril {n} (either of the two orifices located on the nose)  :: narina {f}
nosy {adj} (prying, inquisitive or curious in other’s affairs; tending to snoop or meddle)  :: intrometido, cusco, metediço
not {adv} (negates meaning of verb)  :: não
not {conj} (And not)  :: não
not {interj}  :: só que não
notable {adj} (worthy of notice; remarkable)  :: notável
notable {n} (person or thing of distinction)  :: notável {m} {f}
notably {adv} (in a notable manner)  :: notavelmente
notary {n} (notary public)  :: notário {m}
notary public {n} (officer who can administer oaths and statutory declarations)  :: notário {m}, tabelião {m}
not at all {adv} (conventional reply to expression of gratitude)  :: de nada, por nada
not at all {adv} (not)  :: nada, não... em nada, não... em absoluto
notation {n} (act or process of representing by a system or set of marks, signs, figures or characters)  :: notação {f}
notation {n} (specific note or piece of information written in such a notation)  :: anotação {f}
notation {n} (system of characters, symbols or abbreviated expressions used to express technical facts or quantities)  :: notação {f}
not bad {adj} (reasonably good)  :: nada mau {m}
notch {n} (indentation)  :: indentação {f}
notch {n} (level or degree)  :: nível {m}
notch {n} (mountain pass)  :: passo {m}, desfiladeiro {m}, garganta {f}
notch {n} (such a cut, used for keeping a record)  :: entalho {m}
notch {n} (V-shaped cut)  :: chanfro {m}, entalho {m}
notch {v} (to cut a notch)  :: entalhar, chanfrar
not dog {n} (imitation sausage or sandwich) SEE: veggie dog  ::
note {n} (banknote) SEE: banknote  ::
note {n} (character indicating the length and pitch of a tone)  :: nota {f}
note {n} (marginal comment or explanation)  :: nota {f}
note {n} (memorandum)  :: nota {f}
note {n} (musical sound)  :: nota {f}
note {n} (short informal letter)  :: bilhete, aviso {m}
note {v} (to annotate)  :: anotar
note {v} (to denote, designate)  :: denotar
note {v} (to notice with care)  :: notar, perceber
note {v} (to record in writing)  :: anotar
notebook {n} (book)  :: caderno {m}
notebook {n} (notebook computer)  :: notebook {m}, laptop {m}
notepad {n} (bound pad of paper)  :: bloco de notas {m}
not even {adv} (constitutes an emphatic negation)  :: nem ao menos, nem sequer, nem mesmo, nem
not even one {determiner} (none at all)  :: nenhum, nem um ... (sequer), nem mesmo um
not-for-profit {adj} (not aiming for profit) SEE: nonprofit  ::
no thank you {interj} (polite way of saying no)  :: não, obrigado {m}, não, obrigada {f}
nothing {pron} (not any thing)  :: nada
nothingness {n} (state of nonexistence; the condition of being nothing)  :: vacuidade {f}
nothingness {n} (void; emptiness)  :: vazio {m}
nothing ventured, nothing gained {proverb} (if one takes no risks, one will not gain any benefits)  :: quem não arrisca não petisca
notice {n} (act of observing)  :: percepção
notice {n} (formal notification or warning)  :: notificação {f}
notice {n} (written or printed announcement)  :: aviso {m}
notice {v} (to detect)  :: notar, ver, perceber
notice {v} (to observe)  :: notar, ver, perceber
notice board {n} (bulletin board) SEE: bulletin board  ::
notification {n} (Act of notifying)  :: notificação {f}
notification {n} (A specific piece of information serving to notify)  :: notificação {f}, aviso {m}
notify {v} ((transitive) to give (someone) notice of (something))  :: notificar, informar
not in the slightest {adv} (not in the least) SEE: not in the least  ::
notion {n} (inclination; intention; disposition)  :: intenção {f}
notion {n} (mental apprehension of whatever may be known or imagined; an idea; a conception)  :: noção {f}, idéia {f}
notion {n} (sentiment; an opinion)  :: noção {f}, opinião {f}
not know which end is up {v} (to have no common sense)  :: não ter noção das coisas
notorious {adj} (known widely and infamously)  :: notório, famigerado
not so fast {phrase} (stop doing something)  :: não tão rápido
not to mention {conj} (much less)  :: sem falar de
notwithstanding {adv} (never the less)  :: não obstante
notwithstanding {prep} (in spite of)  :: apesar de
not yet {adv} (expected to happened but has not for the moment)  :: ainda não
Nouakchott {prop} (capital of Mauritania)  :: Nouakchott {f}
nougat {n} (a confection of honey and roasted nuts)  :: nogado {m}, nougat {m}
noun {n} (grammatical category (sensu lato))  :: nome {m}
noun {n} (grammatical category (sensu stricto))  :: substantivo {m}
noun adjunct {n} (noun adjunct) SEE: attributive noun  ::
noun phrase {n} (phrase that can serve as the subject or the object of a verb)  :: locução substantiva/nominal {f}
noun substantive {n} (noun) SEE: noun  ::
nourish {v} (to feed and cause to grow)  :: nutrir
nourishment {n} (something that nourishes; food)  :: sustância {f}, sustança {f}
nouveau riche {n} (new money)  :: novo rico {m}
nova {n} (sudden brightening of a star)  :: nova {f}
Nova Scotia {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Nova Escócia {f}
Novaya Zemlya {prop} (archipelago in Russia)  :: Nova Zembla {f}
novel {adj} (new, original, especially in an interesting way)  :: novo {m}, nova {f}, original {m-f}
novel {n} (work of prose fiction)  :: romance {f}
novelist {n} (author of novels)  :: romancista {m} {f}, novelista {m} {f}
novella {n} (a short novel)  :: novela {f}
novelty {n} (new product)  :: novidade {f}
novelty {n} (state of being new)  :: novidade {f}
November {prop} (eleventh month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: novembro {m}
November {prop} (N in the ICAO spelling alphabet)  :: Nazaré
novena {n} (a recitation of prayers for nine days)  :: novena {f}
Novgorod {prop} (city)  :: Novgorod {f}
novice {n} (beginner)  :: novato {m}
Novi Sad {prop} (largest city of the Serbian province of Vojvodina)  :: Novi Sad {f}
novity {n} (novity) SEE: novelty  ::
Novokuznetsk {prop} (city)  :: Novokuznetsk {f}
Novorossiysk {prop} (city)  :: Novorossiysk {f}, Novorossisk {f}
Novosibirsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Novosibirsk {f}
now {adv} (at the present time)  :: agora
now {conj} (since, because)  :: agora que, que
now {interj} (signal to begin)  :: agora,
now {n} (the present time)  :: agora
nowadays {adv} (at the present time)  :: hoje em dia, atualmente, hoje, agora
nowadays {adv} (in the current era)  :: hoje em dia, atualmente, hoje, agora
now and again {adv} (now and then) SEE: now and then  ::
now and then {adv} ((idiomatic) sometimes; occasionally; intermittently)  :: vez por outra, de vez em quando
no way {interj} (absolutely not)  :: de nenhuma maneira, nem pensar
no way {interj} (indicates astonished disbelief)  :: impossível, nem sonhando
nowhere {adv} (in no place)  :: em nenhum lugar, em lugar nenhum
nowheres {adv} (nowhere) SEE: nowhere  ::
nowise {adv} (in no manner)  :: de forma alguma
no wonder {n} (small wonder) SEE: small wonder  ::
no worries {interj} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome  ::
Nowruz {prop} (Iranian New Year)  :: Noruz {m}
now that {conj} (since)  :: agora que
noxious {adj} (harmful)  :: nocivo {m}
nozzle {n} (short tube)  :: bocal {m}
NP-complete {adj} (hard)  :: NP-completo {m}
nth {adj} (occurring at position n)  :: enésimo {m}
nth {n} (the item at position n)  :: enésimo {m}
NT scan {n} (nuchal scan) SEE: nuchal scan  ::
n-tuple {n} (-tuple) SEE: -tuple  ::
nu {n} (name for the letter of the Greek alphabet: Ν and ν)  :: ni {m}
nuance {n} (minor distinction)  :: nuance {f}, nuança {f}
nuance {n} (subtlety or fine detail)  :: nuance {f}, nuança {f}
Nubia {prop} (ancient kingdom)  :: Núbia {f}
nuchal translucency scan {n} (nuchal scan) SEE: nuchal scan  ::
nuclear {adj} (involving nuclear energy)  :: nuclear
nuclear {adj} (of a weapon: deriving its force from nuclear energy)  :: nuclear
nuclear {adj} (pertaining to the nucleus of a cell)  :: nuclear
nuclear bomb {n} (nuclear bomb)  :: bomba nuclear/atómica/atômica {f}
nuclear energy {n} (energy released by a nuclear reaction)  :: energia nuclear {f}
nuclear family {n} (a family unit consisting of a father, mother and children)  :: família nuclear {f}
nuclear fission {n} (nuclear reaction that releases energy)  :: fissão nuclear {f}
nuclear force {n} (physics: strong interaction) SEE: strong interaction  ::
nuclear fusion {n} (the combining of the nuclei of small atoms to form the nuclei of larger ones)  :: fusão nuclear {f}
nuclear physics {n} (branch of physics)  :: física nuclear {f}
nuclear power {n} (power from nuclear reactions)  :: poder nuclear {m}
nuclear power plant {n} (type of power plant)  :: usina nuclear, central nuclear
nuclear power station {n} (type of power station) SEE: nuclear power plant  ::
nuclear reaction {n} (process)  :: reação nuclear {f}
nuclear reactor {n} (device)  :: reator nuclear {m}
nuclear war {n} (war fought using nuclear weapons)  :: guerra nuclear/atómica/atômica {f}
nuclear waste {n} (type of waste) SEE: radioactive waste  ::
nuclear weapon {n} (explosive device)  :: arma nuclear {f}
nucleation {n} (first stage of a phase transition in a small region)  :: nucleação {f}
nucleation {n} (formation of cell nuclei)  :: nucleação {f}
nucleic {adj} (referring to the nucleus)  :: nucleico
nucleic acid {n} (acidic chainlike biological macromolecule)  :: ácido nucleico {m}
nucleolus {n} (part of nucleus of a cell)  :: nucléolo {m}
nucleon {n} (a proton or a neutron)  :: nucleão {m} [Portugal], núcleon {m} [Brazil]
nucleotide {n} (monomer comprising DNA or RNA)  :: nucleotídeo {m}
nucleus {n} (core, central part of something)  :: núcleo
nucleus {n} (cytology: large organelle found in cells)  :: núcleo {m}
nucleus {n} (initial part which will receive additions)  :: núcleo {m}
nucleus {n} (linguistics: centre of a syllable)  :: núcleo {m}
nucleus {n} (neuroanatomy: cluster of many neuronal bodies)  :: gânglio {m}
nucleus {n} (physics: massive, positively charged core of an atom)  :: núcleo {m}
nude {adj} (without clothing or other covering)  :: nu, pelado
nudge {n} (a gentle push)  :: cutucão
nudism {n} (the belief in or practice of social, non-sexual nudity)  :: nudismo {m}
nudity {n} (the state of being without clothing on the body)  :: nudez {f}
nudiustertian {adj} (of the day before yesterday)  :: de anteontem
nugget {n} (small chunk or clump)  :: pepita {f}
nuisance {n} (minor annoyance or inconvenience)  :: incômodo, distúrbio, inconveniente
nuisance {n} (person or thing causing annoyance of inconvenience)  :: inconveniente, inadequado, inoportuno
Nuku'alofa {prop} (capital of Tonga)  :: Nukualofa {f}
nullary sum {n} (empty sum) SEE: empty sum  ::
nullify {v} (to make legally invalid)  :: anular, cassar
nullify {v} (to prevent from happening)  :: evitar
null set {n} (empty set) SEE: empty set  ::
numb {adj} (without the power of sensation)  :: entorpecido {m}, entorpecida {f}
number {n} (abstract entity)  :: número {m}
number {n} (grammar: state of being singular, dual or plural)  :: número {m}
number {n} (mathematical number)  :: número {m}
number {n} (numeral)  :: número {m}
number {n} (performance)  :: número {m}
number {n} (quantity)  :: quantidade {f}
number {n} (used to show the rank of something in a list or sequence)  :: número {m}
number {v} (label with numbers; assign numbers to)  :: numerar
number {v} (to total; to amount to)  :: amontar
numberful {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous  ::
number line {n} (line that graphically represents the real numbers)  :: linha numérica {f}
Number of the Beast {prop} (the number 666)  :: número da besta {m}
number plate {n} (license plate) SEE: license plate  ::
Numbers {prop} (fourth book of the Bible)  :: Números {m}
number sign {n} (hash) SEE: hash  ::
numbersome {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous  ::
number theoretician {n} (number theorist) SEE: number theorist  ::
number theory {n} (branch of pure mathematics)  :: teoria dos números {f}
numerable {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous  ::
numeral {n} (word or symbol representing a number, see also: noun numeral)  :: número, numeral
numerator {n} (in a fraction)  :: numerador {m}
numeric {adj} (of, or relating to numbers)  :: numérico
numerical {adj} (of or pertaining to numbers)  :: numérico
numerical analysis {n} (study of algorithms)  :: análise numérica {f}
numericize {v} (represent using numbers)  :: numerizar
numerous {adj} (Indefinitely large numerically)  :: numeroso
Numidia {prop} (region in northern Africa)  :: Numídia {f}
numismatic {adj} (of or pertaining to a coin, coins, currency)  :: numismático
numismatics {n} (study of coins)  :: numismática {f}
numismatist {n} (one who collects coins and/or currencies)  :: numismata {m} {f}
nummular {adj} (characterized by round lesions)  :: numular
nummular {adj} (coin-shaped)  :: numular
nummular {adj} (numismatic) SEE: numismatic  ::
nun {n} (member of a Christian religious community of women)  :: freira, religiosa {f}, madre {f}, monja {f}
Nunavut {prop} (territory in northern Canada)  :: Nunavut {m}
nunchaku {n} (weapon)  :: nunchaku {m}
nunciature {n} (status or rank of a nuncio)  :: nunciatura {f}
nuncio {n} (title used for Catholic clerics)  :: núncio {m}
nuptial {adj} (pertaining to wedding and marriage)  :: nupcial
nuptials {n} (wedding ceremony)  :: núpcias {f-p}
nuraghe {n} (type of megalithic building)  :: nurague {m}, nuraghe {m}
Nuremberg {prop} (city in Germany)  :: Nuremberga {f}
nurse {n} (person trained to provide care for the sick)  :: enfermeira {f}, enfermeiro {m}
nurse {n} (person who takes care of other people's young)  :: babá {f} [Brazil]
nurse {n} (wet nurse) SEE: wet nurse  ::
nurse {v} (to breast feed)  :: amamentar
nurse {v} (to care for the sick)  :: tratar
nurse {v} (to treat kindly and with extra care)  :: tratar bem
nursemaid {n} (child's nurse)  :: babá {f}
nursery {n} (a place where nursing is carried out)  :: berçário {m}
nursery {n} (place for cultivation of young plants)  :: viveiro {m}, sementeira {f}
nursery {n} (place for the care of children)  :: berçário {m}, creche
nursery rhyme {n} (short poem or song for children)  :: canção infantil {f}
nursery school {n} (a school for pre-school children)  :: escolinha {f}
nursing {n} (breastfeeding) SEE: breastfeeding  ::
nursing home {n} (place of residence)  :: asilo {m}, casa de repouso {f}
nut {n} (hard-shelled fruit)  :: noz {f}
nut {n} (slang: insane person)  :: louco {m}, doido {m}, maluco {m}
nut {n} (slang: testicle)  :: bagos {m-p}, ovos {m-p}
nut {n} (slang: the head)  :: cachola {f}
nut {n} (that fits on a bolt)  :: porca {f}
nutcracker {n} (implement for cracking nuts)  :: quebra-nozes
Nutella {prop} (hazelnut spread)  :: nutella {f}
nutfarm {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse  ::
nuthatch {n} (passerine bird from the family Sittidae)  :: trepadeira {f}
nuthouse {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse  ::
nutmeg {n} (seed)  :: noz-moscada {f}
nutmeg {n} (soccer/football sense)  :: frango {m}
nutmeg {n} (tree)  :: noz-moscada {f}
nutria {n} (coypu) SEE: coypu  ::
nutrient {n} (substance that provides nourishment)  :: nutriente {m}
nutrition {n} (nutrition)  :: nutrição {f}
nutritional {adj} (pertaining to nutrition)  :: nutricional
nutritious {adj} (providing nutrients)  :: nutritivo, nutriente, nutritício, alimentoso, alimentício
nuts {n} (nut) SEE: nut  ::
Nuuk {prop} (capital of Greenland)  :: Nuuk {f}, Godthaab {f}
nychthemeron {n} (one day and one night)  :: nictémero {m} [Portugal], nictêmero {m} [Brazil]
nyct- {prefix} (relating to night or darkness)  :: nict-
nyctalopia {n} (night blindness) SEE: night blindness  ::
nyctophobia {n} (fear of the night)  :: nictofobia {f}
nylon {n} (substance)  :: nylon {m}, náilon {m}
nymph {n} (insect larva)  :: ninfa {f}
nymph {n} (mythology: minor water, forest or mountain deity)  :: ninfa {f}
nymph {n} (young girl who may inspire lust)  :: ninfa {f}
nymphomania {n} (excess of sexual behaviour or desire in women)  :: ninfomania {f}
Nynorsk {prop} (one of the two major Norwegian (written) languages)  :: nynorsk {m}
Nyx {prop} (the primordial goddess of night)  :: Nix