menor

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

menor (masculine and feminine plural menors)

  1. lower, low
  2. minor, small
  3. (music) minor

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minor.

Adjective[edit]

menor m (feminine singular minor, plural minores)

  1. minor, lesser
  2. (music) minor

Antonyms[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin minor.

Adjective[edit]

menor (oblique singular, nominative singular meindre)

  1. smaller
  2. smallest
  3. very small

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: minor
  • French: mineur, moindre (from the nominative singular)

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

menor m or f (plural menores, comparable)

  1. (followed by que) comparative degree of pequeno; smaller
    Laranjas são menores que melancias.
    Oranges are smaller than watermelons.
    Antonym: maior
  2. (preceded by a definite article) superlative degree of pequeno; smallest
    O Sergipe é o menor estado do Brasil.
    Sergipe is the smallest state in Brazil.
    Antonym: maior
  3. minor, lesser
    um inimigo menor
    a lesser enemy
    Antonym: maior
  4. (law, of a person) underage (below legal adulthood)

Noun[edit]

menor m, f (plural menores)

  1. (law) minor, underage (person below the legal age of responsibility or accountability)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

menor (plural menores)

  1. comparative degree of pequeño: smaller
    Antonym: mayor
  2. comparative degree of joven: younger
    Antonym: mayor
  3. minor
    • 2016, Anuel AA, "No Soy Romántico"
      Aquí no hay menores; todos somos adultos.
      There are no minors here; we're all adults.
  4. (el menor) superlative degree of pequeño: smallest
  5. (el menor) superlative degree of joven: youngest

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

menor m or f (plural menores)

  1. minor; child

Derived terms[edit]

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