pertinaz

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pertinaz (plural pertinazes, comparable)

  1. pertinacious
  2. obstinate
  3. persistent

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pertinax, pertinacis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /peɾtiˈnaθ/, [peɾ.t̪iˈnaθ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /peɾtiˈnas/, [peɾ.t̪iˈnas]

Adjective[edit]

pertinaz (plural pertinaces)

  1. pertinacious
    Synonyms: obstinado, tenaz, terco
  2. enduring, persistent
    Synonyms: duradero, persistente

Further reading[edit]