norte

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French nord, from Old English norþ, from Proto-Germanic *nurþrą.

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norte m (plural nortes)

  1. north

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French nord, from Old English norþ, from Proto-Germanic *nurþrą.

Noun[edit]

norte m (plural nortes)

  1. (uncountable) north (cardinal direction)
  2. (uncountable) the northern portion of a territory or region
  3. (countable) a northern; a wind blowing from the north

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  • (north): sur
  • (northern portion): sur

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French nord, from Old English norþ, from Proto-Germanic *nurþrą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

norte m (plural nortes)

  1. north (compass point)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French nord, from Old English norþ, from Proto-Germanic *nurþrą.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnorte/, [ˈnort̪e]

Adjective[edit]

norte (plural nortes)

  1. north, northern

Noun[edit]

norte m (plural nortes)

  1. (uncountable) north (compass point)
    Vamos al norte.
    We're going north.
  2. (uncountable) north wind
    Entrada la noche, el norte sopla.
    Late at night, the north wind blows.
  3. (countable) guide, inspiration
    • 2003, Luis Beresaluze Galbis, Trinidad de la palabra:
      El rigor y la exigencia son parte de mis nortes.
  4. (countable) goal, objective
    • 2007, Identidades[1]:
      Reunir en un solo espacio la obra gráfica que nos ilustra el desarrollo del movimiento de mujeres en Puerto Rico fue uno de mis nortes cuando asumí la dirección del Proyecto de Estudios de las Mujeres de la Universidad de Puerto Rico []

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  • (compass point): sur

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