There are 2 translations of Portuguese in Spanish:

Portuguese1

Pronunciation: /ˌpɔːrtʃəˈgiːz; ˌpɔːtjʊˈgiːz/

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of Portuguese in Spanish:

Portuguese2

n (plural Portuguese)

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (language) portugués (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • You hear French and Portuguese spoken on the streets a lot.
    • It seems there are many dialects of Portuguese spoken in several countries in South America.
    • Brazil and East Timor are former Portuguese colonies, and Portuguese is spoken in both.
    1.2 countable/numerable (person) portugués, (masculine, feminine)
    More example sentences
    • The Irish are the latest to get on the building bandwagon, which had been dominated by the Italians, Germans and Portuguese.
    • The survivors, who are Spanish and Portuguese, are expected to leave for home today.
    • He prevented the Danish fleet from falling into French hands and supported the Spaniards and Portuguese in their struggle against Napoleon.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.