sexta-feira

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Portuguese[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sesta feira (Friday), from Ecclesiastical Latin feria sexta (sixth weekday). Replaced earlier vernes.

Compare Galician sexta feira (Friday), Mirandese sesta-feira (Friday), Asturian estaferia and Spanish sextaferia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /sɐjʃ.tɐ.ˈfɐj.ɾɐ/, /sejʃ.tɐ.ˈfej.ɾɐ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ses.tɐ.ˈfej.ɾɐ/
  • Hyphenation: sex‧ta-fei‧ra

Noun[edit]

sexta-feira f (plural sextas-feiras)

  1. Friday (day of the week)

Descendants[edit]

  • Tetum: loron-sesta

See also[edit]