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EnglishEdit

 
the logo of Google

EtymologyEdit

An alteration of googol (one followed by a hundred zeros), alluding to the site's purpose of providing easy access to vast amounts of information.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Google

  1. A particular Internet company.
  2. (computing) A search engine that popularized the company of the same name.

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VerbEdit

Google (third-person singular simple present Googles, present participle Googling, simple past and past participle Googled)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of google

DinkaEdit

 
Dinka Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia din

Proper nounEdit

Google

  1. Google (search engine)

GermanEdit

 
German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Google.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡuːɡəl/, [ˈɡuːɡəl], [ˈɡuːɡl̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Goo‧gle

Proper nounEdit

Google n (genitive Googles)

  1. Google (search engine)
    • 2004, Thomas Köhre, Google: Alles finden und viele Tricks, p. 9;
      Sicher haben Sie schon einmal den Ausspruch »Frag doch Google!« gehört und sich gefragt, was dieses Google eigentlich ist?

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ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Google.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Google m

  1. Google (search engine or company)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Google”, DiPI Online

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Google.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡu.ɡoɫ/, /ˈɡu.ɡow/

Proper nounEdit

Google m, f

  1. Google (search engine or company)

Usage notesEdit

When referring to the search engine the noun is often treated as masculine, when referring to the company itself as feminine.[1]

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Qual a diferença entre “o Google” e “a Google”?”, in Portuguese Language Stack Exchange[1], accessed November 05, 2015