pobreza

See also: pobrêza

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. poverty
    Antonym: riqueza

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /po.ˈbɾe.za/, /po.ˈbɾe.zɐ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /pu.ˈβɾe.zɐ/
  • Hyphenation: po‧bre‧za
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NounEdit

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

  1. (uncountable) poverty (quality or state of being poor)
  2. a lack; a deficiency

SynonymsEdit

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Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • pobreza” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

pobre +‎ -eza

PronunciationEdit

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /poˈbɾeθa/, [poˈβɾeθa]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /poˈbɾesa/, [poˈβɾesa]
  • Hyphenation: po‧bre‧za

NounEdit

pobreza f (plural pobrezas)

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

Further readingEdit