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moeda

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin moneta.

NounEdit

moeda f (plural moedas)

  1. coin
  2. currency

Old PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

moeda f

  1. alternative form of mõeda

PortugueseEdit

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moedas

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese moeda, mõeda, from Latin monēta (money, coinage, mint), from Moneta (a surname of Juno, in whose temple at Rome money was coined; literally, adviser), from monere (to warn, advise).

Cognate with Galician moeda, Spanish moneda, Catalan moneda, Occitan moneda, French monnaie, Italian moneta and English money.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moeda f (plural moedas)

  1. coin
    Ele achou uma moeda romana.
    He found a Roman coin.
  2. currency
    O escudo português era a moeda de Portugal antes da introdução do euro.
    The Portuguese Escudo was the currency of Portugal prior to the introduction of the Euro.