semelhança

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese semellança, equivalent to semelhar +‎ -ança, or possibly from a Vulgar Latin *similiāntia, from Late Latin similantia, plural of similāns ‎(similar), from Latin similō ‎(I imitate), from similis ‎(similar), from Proto-Indo-European *sem- ‎(together). Compare Galician semellanza, Spanish semejanza, Catalan semblança, French ressemblance (Old French semblance), Italian somiglianza.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌse.me.ˈʎɐ̃.sa/, /ˌse.me.ˈʎɐ̃.sɐ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /sɨ.mɨ.ˈʎɐ̃.sɐ/
  • Hyphenation: se‧me‧lhan‧ça

Noun[edit]

semelhança f (plural semelhanças)

  1. (uncountable) resemblance (state of resembling)
  2. an aspect or characteristic which is similar in two people or objects
  3. appearance; aspect; look

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