dinheiro

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Portuguese dinheiro. Doublet of dinar.

NounEdit

dinheiro (plural dinheiros)

  1. (historical) A coin used from the 12th to the 15th century in Portugal.

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese dĩeiro (a coin of little value), from Latin dēnārius (small Roman silver coin). Doublet of denário and dinar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /d͡ʒĩˈɲe(j).ɾu/, [d͡ʒĩˈj̃e(ɪ̯).ɾu]
 
  • IPA(key): (Lisbon) /diˈɲɐj.ɾu/, [diˈɲɐɪ̯.ɾu]
  • IPA(key): (non-Lisbon Portugal) /diˈɲe(j).ɾu/, [diˈɲe(ɪ̯).ɾu]

  • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): /diˈɲe(j).ɾu/
  • (Rural Central Brazil) IPA(key): /d͡ʒiˈɲe.ɾʷ/
  • Hyphenation: di‧nhei‧ro

NounEdit

dinheiro m (plural dinheiros)

  1. (uncountable) money (means of exchange and measure of value)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:dinheiro
  2. (historical) a coin used from the 12th to the 15th century in Portugal

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