See also: patio and Patio

Portuguese Edit

Alternative forms Edit

Etymology Edit

From Provençal patu or pati, from Latin pactum (pact, agreement) or from Latin pateō (to lie open).

Pronunciation Edit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpa.t͡ʃi.u/ [ˈpa.t͡ʃɪ.u], (faster pronunciation) /ˈpa.t͡ʃju/
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpa.t͡ʃi.o/ [ˈpa.t͡ʃɪ.o], (faster pronunciation) /ˈpa.t͡ʃjo/

  • Hyphenation: pá‧ti‧o

Noun Edit

pátio m (plural pátios)

  1. yard, courtyard
  2. vestibule (passage, hall or room between the outer door and the interior of a building)
    Synonym: vestíbulo
  3. patio (paved area next to a house)