norte

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

norte m

  1. north

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

norte m (plural nortes)

  1. north

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Attested since the 14th century. Borrowed from Middle French nord, from Old English norþ, from Proto-Germanic *nurþrą.

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Noun[edit]

norte m (plural nortes)

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

Antonyms[edit]

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

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References[edit]

  • norte” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • norte” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • norte” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • norte” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

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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noroeste norte nordeste
oeste
poente
ocidente
Compass rose simple plain.svg leste
este
nascente
sudoeste sul sudeste


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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): /ˈnoɾte/, [ˈnoɾ.t̪e]

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.
    Synonym: septentrión
    Antonym: sur
  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.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  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 []
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    Synonym: meta

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