Alsácia

See also: Alsacia, alsacià, and Alsàcia

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Medieval Latin Alsatia, from Old High German ali sazzo (inhabitant of the other) (referring to the opposite bank of the Rhine), from Proto-Germanic *aljaz (other) + *sitjaną (inhabitant, literally sitter).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /awˈsa.si.ɐ/ [aʊ̯ˈsa.sɪ.ɐ], (faster pronunciation) /awˈsa.sjɐ/ [aʊ̯ˈsa.sjɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /awˈsa.si.a/ [aʊ̯ˈsa.sɪ.a], (faster pronunciation) /awˈsa.sja/ [aʊ̯ˈsa.sja]

  • Hyphenation: Al‧sá‧ci‧a

Proper nounEdit

Alsácia f

  1. Alsace (a region of northeastern France)

Derived termsEdit