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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese metade displacing collateral form meiadade, from Late Latin medietātem, accusative singular of medietās (center; midpoint), from Latin medius (middle; half).

NounEdit

metade f (plural metades)

  1. a half

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MirandeseEdit

NounEdit

metade f (plural metades)

  1. half

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese metade displacing collateral form meiadade, from Late Latin medietātem, accusative singular of medietās (center; midpoint), from Latin medius (middle; half), from Proto-Indo-European *medʰyo- (between).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

metade f (plural metades)

  1. half (one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided)
  2. middle; midpoint (point equidistant between two extremes)
  3. middle (time between the beginning and the end)
  4. (mathematics) half (fraction obtained by dividing 1 by 2)

SynonymsEdit

  • (midpoint): centro, meio
  • (time between the beginning and the end): meio

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VerbEdit

metade

  1. past tense of meta.