autónomo

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See also: autonomo, autonómo, and autônomo

Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

autónomo m (feminine singular autónoma, masculine plural autónomos, feminine plural autónomas)

  1. autonomous
  2. self-employed, freelance

Portuguese[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

autónomo m (feminine singular autónoma, masculine plural autónomos, feminine plural autónomas, comparable)

  1. autonomous (acting on one’s own)
  2. autonomous (self-governing)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek αὐτόνομος (autónomos, having its own laws), from αὐτός (autós, self) + νόμος (nómos, law).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /auˈtonomo/, [au̯ˈt̪o.no.mo]

Adjective[edit]

autónomo (feminine autónoma, masculine plural autónomos, feminine plural autónomas)

  1. autonomous
  2. self-employed, freelance

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Noun[edit]

autónomo m (plural autónomos, feminine autónoma, feminine plural autónomas)

  1. freelancer
    • 2020 February 21, “Trabajo busca un cambio legal para acabar con los falsos autónomos”, in El País[1]:
      En el plan director de la Inspección que puso en marcha se detectaron 30.000 autónomos que realmente debían cotizar en el régimen general e, incluso, creó un nuevo tipo de infracción.
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