alheio

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese allẽo, from Latin aliēnus ‎(belonging to someone else, later exotic, foreign), from alius ‎(other), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂élyos.

Cognate with Galician alleo, Spanish ajeno and Catalan aliè.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alheio m ‎(feminine singular alheia, masculine plural alheios, feminine plural alheias, comparable)

  1. someone else’s, that belongs to someone else
  2. alien
  3. distracted
  4. (with preposition a) indifferent [to]
  5. (with preposition a) unknowing, unaware [of]

Related terms[edit]

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:alheio.

Noun[edit]

alheio m (plural alheios)

  1. alien

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:alheio.