Portuguese
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˌpɔː.t͡ʃəˈɡiːz/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈpɔɹ.t͡ʃə.ɡiz/

Adjective

Portuguese

  1. Of or pertaining to the region of Portugal.
  2. Of or pertaining to the people of Portugal or their culture.
    • 1887, George Brown Goode, The Fisheries and Fishery Industries of the United States, section IV, page 33
      In San Diego County there is but one Portuguese fisherman, as is also the case in Los Angeles, the county immediately adjoining.
  3. Of or pertaining to the Portuguese language.
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Noun

Portuguese

  1. (countable) A person native to, or living in, Portugal.
  2. (uncountable) A Romance language originating in Portugal, and now the official language of Portugal, Angola, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe, Guinea-Bissau, Cabo Verde, Timor Leste and Brazil.
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