See also: alem, âlem, and -alem

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese alen, from Latin ad + illinc (thence, there).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Lisbon) /ˌaˈlɐ̃j̃/, [ˌaˈlɐ̃ɪ̯̃]
  • IPA(key): (Central Portugal) /ˌaˈlẽj̃/, [ˌaˈlẽɪ̯̃]

  • Hyphenation: a‧lém

AdverbEdit

além (comparative mais além superlative o mais além)

  1. there, over there
    Synonym:
  2. beyond (farther along or away)

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:além.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

além m (uncountable)

  1. the afterlife, the beyond (supposed world or state of existence that is entered after death)

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:além.