lembrança

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Lembrar (to remember) +‎ -ança (-ance), from Old Portuguese membrar, from Latin memorāre, present active infinitive of memorō (I remember).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /lẽ.ˈbɾɐ̃.sa/, /lẽ.ˈbɾɐ̃.sɐ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /lẽ.ˈbɾɐ̃.sɐ/
  • Hyphenation: lem‧bran‧ça

NounEdit

lembrança f (plural lembranças)

  1. memory (stored record in one’s memory)
  2. souvenir (item of sentimental value, to remember an event or location)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • mandar lembranças (to send regards)
  • em lembrança de (in remembrance of)

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:00