higiene

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ὑγιεινή (hugieinḗ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

higiene f (uncountable)

  1. hygiene

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hygiène, from Ancient Greek ὑγιαίνω (hugiaínō, be healthy, sound), from ὑγιής (hugiḗs, healthy, sound).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /i.ʒiˈẽ.ni/ [i.ʒɪˈẽ.ni], (faster pronunciation) /iˈʒjẽ.ni/
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /i.ʒiˈe.ne/ [i.ʒɪˈe.ne], (faster pronunciation) /iˈʒje.ne/

  • Hyphenation: hi‧gi‧e‧ne

NounEdit

higiene f (plural higienes)

  1. hygiene (conditions and practices that promote and preserve health)

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French hygiène, ultimately based on Ancient Greek ὑγιής (hugiḗs, healthy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /iˈxjene/ [iˈxje.ne]
  • Rhymes: -ene
  • Syllabification: hi‧gie‧ne

NounEdit

higiene f (plural higienes)

  1. hygiene

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit