enchente

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

Galician[edit]

Enchente, River Tea, Galicia
Enchente, River Minho, Galicia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

encher (to fill) +‎ -ente, from Old Portuguese encher, from Latin impleō (to fill up).

Noun[edit]

enchente f (plural enchentes)

  1. Alternative form of enchenta

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

From encher (to fill) +‎ -ente.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): (careful pronunciation) /ẽˈʃẽ.t͡ʃi/, (natural pronunciation) /ĩˈʃẽ.t͡ʃi/
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): (careful pronunciation) /ẽˈʃẽ.te/, (natural pronunciation) /ĩˈʃẽ.te/

  • Hyphenation: en‧chen‧te

Noun[edit]

enchente f (plural enchentes)

  1. flood (overflow of water)
    Synonyms: cheia, inundação
    Antonyms: seca, estiagem

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]