nação

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese naçon, semi-learned borrowing from Latin natio, nationem, from Proto-Italic *gnātiō (family).

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Noun[edit]

nação f (plural nações)

  1. nation (group of people sharing aspects of language, culture and/or ethnicity)
  2. nation (country)

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Further reading[edit]

  • nação in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913