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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lēgitimus (compare Catalan legítim). Doublet of lídimo, and probably lindo.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /lɨ.ˈʒi.ti.mu/
  • Hyphenation: le‧gí‧ti‧mo

AdjectiveEdit

legítimo m (feminine singular legítima, masculine plural legítimos, feminine plural legítimas, comparable)

  1. legitimate (all senses)
    Antonym: ilegítimo
  2. rightful
  3. legal, lawful
    Antonym: ilegítimo

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lēgitimus (compare Catalan legítim). Probably a doublet of lindo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /leˈxitimo/, [leˈxit̪imo]

AdjectiveEdit

legítimo (feminine singular legítima, masculine plural legítimos, feminine plural legítimas)

  1. legitimate
    Antonym: ilegítimo
  2. real, true

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