maternidade

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin maternitas.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /mɐ.tɨɾ.ni.ˈða.ðɨ/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ter‧ni‧da‧de

Noun[edit]

maternidade f (plural maternidades)

  1. motherhood
  2. maternity
  3. maternity hospital (or department in a hospital)