See also: Praia

GalicianEdit

 praia on Galician Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese praya, from Late Latin plagia, from Latin plaga (tract, region).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

praia f (plural praias)

  1. beach (shore of a body of water, especially when sandy or pebbly)

Further readingEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese praya, from Late Latin plagia,[1][2] from Latin plaga (tract, region).[3]

Cognate with Galician praia, Spanish playa, Catalan platja, Occitan plaja, French plage and Italian spiaggia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɾaj.ɐ/, [ˈpɾaɪ̯.ɐ]

  • Rhymes: -ajɐ
  • Hyphenation: prai‧a

NounEdit

praia f (plural praias)

  1. beach (shore of a body of water, especially when sandy or pebbly)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Hunsrik: Praia

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ praia” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ praia” in iDicionário Aulete.
  3. ^ praia” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.