paroxítono

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παροξύτονος (paroxútonos, paroxytone).

Noun[edit]

Examples

amável, fórum, homem, floresta, sótão

paroxítono m (plural paroxítonos)

  1. paroxytone (a paroxytone word)
    Coordinate terms: esdrúxulo, oxítono

Related terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

paroxítono m (feminine singular paroxítona, masculine plural paroxítonos, feminine plural paroxítonas, comparable)

  1. (linguistics, of a word) paroxytone (having the stress or accent on the penultimate syllable)