What does Portuguese mean?

Definitions for Portuguese
ˌpɔr tʃəˈgiz, -ˈgis, ˌpoʊr-Por·tuguese

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Portuguese.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Portuguese(noun)

    the Romance language spoken in Portugal and Brazil

  2. Portuguese(adj)

    a native or inhabitant of Portugal

  3. Portuguese, Lusitanian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Portugal or the people of Portugal or their language

    "Portuguese wines"

Wiktionary

  1. Portuguese(Noun)

    A person native to, or living in, Portugal.

  2. Portuguese(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the region of Portugal.

  3. Portuguese(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the people of Portugal or their culture.

  4. Portuguese(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Portuguese language.

  5. Portuguese(ProperNoun)

    A Romance language originating in Portugal, and now the official language of , , , , , , and .

  6. Origin: From português.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Portuguese(adj)

    of or pertaining to Portugal, or its inhabitants

  2. Portuguese

    a native or inhabitant of Portugal; people of Portugal

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. portugais, Sp. portugues, Pg. portuguez.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Portuguese

    pōr′tū-gēz, adj. of or pertaining to Portugal or to its inhabitants.—n. the people, a single inhabitant, or the language of Portugal.—Portuguese man-of-war, a species of Physalia.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Portuguese in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Portuguese in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Zezito Oliveira:

    The Portuguese had no titles when they came to Brazil, brazil was born without titles.

  2. Cavaco Silva:

    Never has a Portuguese government depended on the support of anti-European political forces.

  3. Alexandre Fonseca:

    I believe that the Portuguese market will be one of the first globally to be able to use this (5G) technology.

  4. Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho:

    That is, transforming TAP into a mini TAP, which is not in the interests of workers, the economy nor the Portuguese.

  5. Marc Touati:

    When you compare to the sacrifices made by the Spanish, Germans, Italians, Portuguese and Irish... I'm worried about France.

Images & Illustrations of Portuguese

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