estrangeiro

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese strangeiro, from Old French estrangier (Modern French étranger).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /(i)ʃ.tɾɐ̃ˈʒɐj.ɾu/, [(i)ʃ.tɾɐ̃ˈʒɐɪ̯.ɾu]
    • IPA(key): (Central Portugal) /(i)ʃ.tɾɐ̃ˈʒej.ɾu/, [(i)ʃ.tɾɐ̃ˈʒeɪ̯.ɾu]
    • IPA(key): (Southern Portugal) /(i)ʃ.tɾɐ̃ˈʒe.ɾu/, [(i)ʃ.tɾɐ̃ˈʒe.ɾu]

  • Hyphenation: es‧tran‧gei‧ro

Noun[edit]

estrangeiro m (plural estrangeiros, feminine estrangeira, feminine plural estrangeiras)

  1. foreigner
    Synonyms: gringo, forasteiro

Noun[edit]

estrangeiro m (uncountable)

  1. (dated, except regional) exterior, foreign lands
    Synonym: exterior

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:estrangeiro.

Adjective[edit]

estrangeiro m (feminine singular estrangeira, masculine plural estrangeiros, feminine plural estrangeiras, sometimes comparable)

  1. (not comparable) From a different country; foreign.
  2. (comparable) Belonging to a different culture; foreign.

Inflection[edit]

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:estrangeiro.

Further reading[edit]

  • estrangeiro” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913