Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 18:15

enquanto

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese enquanto, from en + quanto.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

enquanto

  1. as; while
    • 2003, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix, Rocco, page 246:
      Então continuaram a estudar enquanto o céu lá fora se tornava gradualmente mais escuro.
      Then they continued to study while the sky outside was becoming gradually darker.