porteiro

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese porteiro, porteyro, from Late Latin portārius, from Latin porta. Corresponds to porta +‎ -eiro.

Noun[edit]

porteiro m or f (plural porteiros, feminine porteira, feminine plural porteiras)

  1. gatekeeper
  2. doorman
  3. concierge
  4. goalkeeper, goalie

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese porteiro, porteyro, from Late Latin portārius, from Latin porta. Corresponds to porta +‎ -eiro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

porteiro m (plural porteiros, feminine porteira, feminine plural porteiras)

  1. doorman, gatekeeper, concierge
  2. porter

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