See also: pobrêza

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Etymology edit

From Old Galician-Portuguese pobreza, from pobre (poor) + -eza (-ness; -ity), from Latin pauper (poor), from *pavo-pars (getting little), from Proto-Indo-European *pau- (smallness).

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pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. poverty
    Synonym: miseria
    Antonym: riqueza

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References edit

  • pobreza” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • pobreza” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • pobreza” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • pobreza” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • pobreza” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

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Etymology edit

From Old Galician-Portuguese pobreza, from pobre (poor) + -eza (-ness; -ity), from Latin pauper (poor), from *pavo-pars (getting little), from Proto-Indo-European *pau- (smallness).

Pronunciation edit

 

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: po‧bre‧za

Noun edit

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. (uncountable) poverty (quality or state of being poor)
    Synonyms: amargura, miséria, indigência, penúria, sofrimento
    Antonyms: abastança, fartura, fortuna, opulência, riqueza
  2. a lack; a deficiency
    Synonyms: carência, deficiência, escassez, falta
    Antonyms: abundância, excesso

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Spanish edit

Etymology edit

From pobre +‎ -eza.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /poˈbɾeθa/ [poˈβ̞ɾe.θa]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /poˈbɾesa/ [poˈβ̞ɾe.sa]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • (Spain) Rhymes: -eθa
  • (Latin America) Rhymes: -esa
  • Syllabification: po‧bre‧za

Noun edit

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. poverty
    Synonym: (dated) pobredad
    Antonym: riqueza

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