dinheiro

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese dĩeiro(a coin of little value), from Latin dēnārius(small Roman silver coin).

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  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /diˈɲɐjɾu/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /d͡ʒĩˈɲ̞e(i̯)ɾʊ̥/
    • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): [dĩˈj̃e(j)ɾʊ̥], [ˈdj̃e(j)ɾʊ̥]
  • Hyphenation: di‧nhei‧ro

Noun[edit]

dinheiro m (plural dinheiros)

  1. (uncountable) money (means of exchange and measure of value)
  2. a coin used from the 12th to the 15th century in Portugal

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