Bizâncio

See also: Bizancio

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Βυζάντιον (Buzántion) or Latin Byzantium. Displaced Old Portuguese Besanço.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /biˈzɐ̃.sju/, [biˈzɐ̃.sju]

Proper nounEdit

Bizâncio f

  1. Byzantium (ancient Greek city situated on the Bosporus in modern Turkey, later called Constantinople; modern Istanbul)

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