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See also: tambem and tambêm

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PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese tan ben, from tan (so) (modern tão) + ben (well) (modern bem).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

também (not comparable)

  1. too; also (in addition; as well)
    Compra um livro e também um lápis.
    Buy a book and a pencil too.
    Teu irmão também quer ir.
    Your brother also wants to go.

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:também.

AdverbEdit

não mas também (not comparable)

  1. not onlybut also

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:também.

InterjectionEdit

também!

  1. of course; no wonder (implying that an outcome was expected)
    “João afogou-se” “Também! Ele não sabe nadar.”
    “John drowned” “Of course! He doesn’t know how to swim”

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:também.

DescendantsEdit