cordilheira

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish cordillera, from Old Spanish cordilla, cordiella, diminutive of cuerda (a rope, string) (compare Portuguese corda).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /kuɾ.ði.ˈʎɐj.ɾɐ/
  • Hyphenation: cor‧di‧lhei‧ra

Noun[edit]

cordilheira f (plural cordilheiras)

  1. mountain range