imagem

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ymagen, omagen, omage, from Latin imāgō (a copy, likeness, image), from *im, root of imitari (to copy, imitate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

imagem f (plural imagens)

  1. image
    • 1902, Fernando Pessoa, Quando ela passa:
      Quando eu me sento à janela / P'los vidros qu'a neve embaça / Vejo a doce imagem d'ela / Quando passa… passa… passa…
      When I sit at the window / I see through the panes clouded by snow / The sweet image of her / When (she) passes… passes… passes…

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