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See also: pais, páis, paîs, Páis, païs, and παῖς

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AsturianEdit

NounEdit

país m (plural países)

  1. country

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French pays, from Old French païs, from Vulgar Latin pagensis, from Latin pāgus (country), from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂ǵ-. See related terms.

NounEdit

país m (plural països)

  1. country
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See etymology on the main entry.

VerbEdit

país

  1. first-person singular imperfect subjunctive form of pair
  2. third-person singular imperfect subjunctive form of pair

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GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

país m (plural países)

  1. country

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

país m

  1. country

PapiamentuEdit

NounEdit

país

  1. country

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French pays, from Old French païs, from Vulgar Latin pagensis, from Latin pāgus (country)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

país m (plural países)

  1. country; nation (a sovereign polity)
    O Uruguai era uma colónia, depois uma província, e hoje um país.
    Uruguay was a colony, then a province, and today a country.
  2. country; land (a region inhabited by a particular people or characterised by a certain feature)
    Estamos em país montanhoso.We are in a mountainous land.
    País BascoBasque Country
    Alice no País das Maravilhas.Alice in Wonderland.

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:país.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French pays, from Old French païs, from Vulgar Latin pagensis, from Latin pāgus (country)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

país m (plural países)

  1. country

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit