justiça

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese justiça, borrowed from Latin iūstitia (justice).[1][2] Cognate with Galician xustiza, Spanish justicia, Catalan justícia, Occitan justícia, French justice, Italian giustizia and Romanian justiție. See also justeza, possibly a doublet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

justiça f (plural justiças)

  1. justice
  2. (metonymically) court

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa
  2. ^ “Notes on the Development of -kj-,-tj- in Spanish and Portuguese”, in (please provide the title of the work)[1], accessed 6 February 2012, archived from the original on 7 February 2012