país

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See also: pais, páis, paîs, Páis, païs, and παῖς

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

país m (plural países)

  1. country

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French pays, from Old French païs, from Vulgar Latin pagensis, from Latin pāgus (country), from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂ǵ-. See related terms.

Noun[edit]

país m (plural països)

  1. country
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

país

  1. first-person singular imperfect subjunctive form of pair
  2. third-person singular imperfect subjunctive form of pair

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

país m (plural países)

  1. country

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

país m

  1. country

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish país and Portuguese país.

Noun[edit]

país

  1. country

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French pays, from Old French païs, from Vulgar Latin pagensis, from Latin pāgus (country)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

país m (plural países)

  1. country; nation (a sovereign polity)
    O Uruguai era uma colónia, depois uma província, e hoje um país.
    Uruguay was a colony, then a province, and today a country.
  2. country; land (a region inhabited by a particular people or characterised by a certain feature)
    Estamos em país montanhoso.We are in a mountainous land.
    País BascoBasque Country
    Alice no País das Maravilhas.Alice in Wonderland.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:país.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French pays, from Old French païs, from Vulgar Latin pagensis, from Latin pāgus (country)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

país m (plural países)

  1. country

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]