pobreza

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See also: pobrêza

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese pobreza, from pobre (poor) + -eza (-ness; -ity), from Latin pauper (poor), from *pavo-pars (getting little), from Proto-Indo-European *pau- (smallness).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. poverty
    Synonym: miseria
    Antonym: riqueza

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Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • pobreza” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • pobreza” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • pobreza” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • pobreza” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • pobreza” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pobreza, from pobre (poor) + -eza (-ness; -ity), from Latin pauper (poor), from *pavo-pars (getting little), from Proto-Indo-European *pau- (smallness).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: po‧bre‧za

Noun[edit]

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. (uncountable) poverty (quality or state of being poor)
    Synonyms: amargura, miséria, indigência, penúria, sofrimento
    Antonyms: abastança, fartura, fortuna, opulência, riqueza
  2. a lack; a deficiency
    Synonyms: carência, deficiência, escassez, falta
    Antonyms: abundância, excesso

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Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • pobreza” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pobre +‎ -eza

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /poˈbɾeθa/, [poˈβ̞ɾe.θa]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /poˈbɾesa/, [poˈβ̞ɾe.sa]
  • Hyphenation: po‧bre‧za
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. poverty
    Synonym: (dated) pobredad
    Antonym: riqueza

Further reading[edit]