ultramar

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See also: Ultramar

Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

ultra- +‎ mar

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Noun[edit]

ultramar m (plural ultramars)

  1. overseas, abroad
  2. ultramarine (pigment)
    Synonym: blau d'ultramar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ultramar, outramar, from Latin ultra (beyond) + mare (sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /uw.tɾaˈma(ʁ)/, [uʊ̯.tɾaˈma(h)]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /uw.tɾaˈma(ɾ)/, [uʊ̯.tɾaˈma(ɾ)]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /uw.tɾaˈma(ʁ)/, [uʊ̯.tɾaˈma(χ)]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ul.tɾɐˈmaɾ/, [uɫ.tɾɐˈmaɾ]

  • Hyphenation: ul‧tra‧mar

Noun[edit]

ultramar m (plural ultramares)

  1. overseas (countries and regions outside one’s country, especially across the sea)
    Eles viajaram para o ultramar.
    They travelled overseas.
    Synonym: além-mar
  2. (often capitalized) The Portuguese overseas territories from colonial times.
    Guerra do Ultramar.
    Overseas War.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ultra- +‎ mar

Noun[edit]

ultramar m (plural ultramares)

  1. abroad; overseas
    trabajo en ultramaroverseas work

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