cortesia

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See also: cortesía

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cortès +‎ -ia, attested from the 14th century.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cortesia f (plural cortesies)

  1. (uncountable) courtesy, politeness (polite behaviour)
  2. courtesy (polite gesture or remark)

References[edit]

  1. ^ “cortesia” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cortoisie.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cortesia f (plural cortesie)

  1. courtesy, politeness; favour
    Antonym: scortesia

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

cortesia f (plural cortesias)

  1. (uncountable) courtesy (polite behaviour)
  2. courtesy (polite gesture or remark)
  3. a freebie given to a customer