perdão

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese perdon, from perdõar ‎(to forgive) (Modern Portuguese perdoar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /pɨɾ.ˈdɐ̃w̃/, [pɨɾ.ˈðɐ̃w̃]
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /peʁ.ˈdɐ̃w̃/
    • (Capira) IPA(key): [peɹ.ˈdɐ̃w̃]
    • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): [pɛɦ.ˈdɐ̃w̃]
  • Hyphenation: per‧dão

Noun[edit]

perdão m (plural perdões)

  1. pardon; forgiveness

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Interjection[edit]

perdão

  1. (somewhat formal) excuse me (used to request someone’s attention)
  2. (somewhat formal) sorry (used as an apology)

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