AskDefine | Define Portuguese

Dictionary Definition

Portuguese adj : of or relating to or characteristic of Portugal or the people of Portugal; "Portuguese wines" [syn: Lusitanian]


1 the Romance language spoken in Portugal and Brazil
2 a native or inhabitant of Portugal

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  • UK: /ˈpɔtʃəgiːz/
  • US: /ˈpɔɹtʃəgiːz/
    Rhymes: -iːz


  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Portugal.


of or relating to Portugal


  1. Individual born in Portugal.


a native of Portugal


the language

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Extensive Definition

Portuguese is an adjective referring to matters related to Portugal. It may refer to:
Portuguese in German: Portugiesisch
Portuguese in Extremaduran: Purtugués
Portuguese in Persian: زبان پرتغالی
Portuguese in Italian: Portoghese
Portuguese in Hungarian: Portugál
Portuguese in Portuguese: Português
Portuguese in Sicilian: Portughisi
Portuguese in Simple English: Portuguese
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