além

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See also: alem, âlem, and -alem

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Portuguese alen, from Latin ad + illinc (thence, there).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˌaˈlɐ̃j̃/, [ˌaˈlɐ̃j̃]
    • IPA(key): (Central Portugal) /ˌaˈlẽj̃/, [ˌaˈlẽj̃]
    • IPA(key): (Southern Portugal) /ˌaˈlẽj̃/, [ˌaˈlẽj̃]

  • Hyphenation: a‧lém

Adverb[edit]

além (comparative mais além superlative o mais além)

  1. there, over there
    Synonym:
  2. beyond (farther along or away)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:além.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

além m (uncountable)

  1. the afterlife, the beyond (supposed world or state of existence that is entered after death)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:além.