potiguar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Tupi potiûar.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /pu.tiˈɡwaɾ/ [pu.tiˈɣwaɾ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /pu.tiˈɡwa.ɾi/ [pu.tiˈɣwa.ɾi]

Noun[edit]

potiguar m or f by sense (plural potiguars)

  1. native or inhabitant of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Norte
    Synonyms: rio-grandense, norte-rio-grandense

Adjective[edit]

potiguar m or f (plural potiguares)

  1. (relational) of the state of Rio Grande do Norte
    Synonyms: rio-grandense, norte-rio-grandense