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

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AsturianEdit

NounEdit

país m ‎(plural países)

  1. country

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

país m ‎(plural països)

  1. country

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VerbEdit

país

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

GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

país m ‎(plural países)

  1. country

PapiamentuEdit

NounEdit

país

  1. country

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing 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 Basco
    Basque Country
    Alice no País das Maravilhas.
    Alice in Wonderland.

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For usage examples 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