feira

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese feira, from Late Latin feria (festival, holiday), from Latin feriae, from Proto-Indo-European *dhēs- (god, godhead, deity).

Cognate with Galician feira, Spanish feria, French foire, Italian fiera and English fair.

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Noun[edit]

feira f (plural feiras)

  1. market
  2. fair
  3. confusion
  4. designation for a weekday in Portuguese: e.g. segunda-feira for Monday, terça-feira for Tuesday, etc.

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German, from Latin.

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Verb[edit]

feira (present tense feirar, past tense feira, past participle feira, passive infinitve feirast, present participle feirande, imperative feira/feir)

  1. celebrate (engage in joyful activity in appreciation of an event)
    Me feirar den fjortande.
    We will celebrate it the fourteenth.

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