tão

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese tan, from Latin tam (so).

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tão (not comparable)

  1. so (to a great extent)
    Isso é tão fácil...
    This is so easy...
    Aquele pássaro voa tão rápido.
    That bird flies so fast.
Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:tão.

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tão (not comparable) (correlative, with quanto)

  1. asas
    Minha casa é tão grande quanto a tua.
    My house is as big as yours.
Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:tão.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

tão

  1. Eye dialect spelling of estão.

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adverb[edit]

tão (not comparable)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of então.