direita

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine of direito. Or from Old Portuguese dereita, feminine form of dereito, from Latin dīrectus (straight), from dīrigō (lay straight; direct; distribute), from dis- + regō (I rule, govern), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵ-. Compare Spanish derecha, Catalan dreta, French droite, Italian dritta, Romanian dreapta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

direita f (uncountable)

  1. right (opposite of left)
  2. (politics) right

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

direita f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective direito.