embora

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduced compound of en (in) +‎ boa (good) +‎ hora (time).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /em.ˈbɔ.ɾa̝/
  • Hyphenation: em‧bo‧ra

Adverb[edit]

embora

  1. (dated) luckily; happily; in good time
    • 1703, José Noguerol y Camba, Versos Gallegos:
      E desde agora convido / Os presentes para outra obra / Como esta, se é que vivimos, / Se non, quedaivos embora

Conjunction[edit]

embora

  1. although (used with subjunctive, introducing a clause that expresses a concession)

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • embora” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduced compound of em (in) +‎ boa (good) +‎ hora (time).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ẽ.ˈbɔ.ɾa/, /ẽ.ˈbɔ.ɾɐ/, /ĩ.ˈbɔ.ɾɐ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ẽ.ˈbɔ.ɾɐ/
  • Hyphenation: em‧bo‧ra

Adverb[edit]

embora (not comparable)

  1. away; hence (from this place)
    embora!
    Go away!
  2. home (to one’s home)
    Eu vou embora.
    I'm going home.

Conjunction[edit]

embora

  1. although (used with subjunctive, introducing a clause that expresses a concession)
    Embora tenha chovido, fui à escola.
    Although it had rained, I went to school.

Synonyms[edit]