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Meaning of "y" in the Portuguese dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF Y IN PORTUGUESE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF Y

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
interjection
article
Y is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES Y MEAN IN PORTUGUESE?

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Y

Y

The letter Y is the twenty-fifth letter of the Latin alphabet. In the Portuguese grammar, the Y is a medium vowel, oral and closed, configures its application. The y is a non-existent sound in Portuguese. When he pronounces it, his tongue is in a "u" position with his lips extended to the "i", a vowel that lends him sound among the Portuguese. A letra Y é a vigésima quinta letra do alfabeto latino. Na gramática portuguesa, o Y é uma vogal média, oral e fechada, confome a sua aplicação . O y é um som inexistente no português. Ao pronunciá-lo, a língua fica em posição de "u" com os lábios estendidos para o "i", vogal que, entre os lusófonos, lhe empresta o som.

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PORTUGUESE WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE Y

yagi
yakuza
Yale
Yang
Yao
yd
yin
yin-yang
Yoga
yogurt
York
Yorkshire
yuan
yuppie

Synonyms and antonyms of y in the Portuguese dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «y» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF Y

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The translations of y from Portuguese to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «y» in Portuguese.

Translator Portuguese - Chinese

ÿ
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Spanish

Y, por ejemplo
570 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - English

And
510 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Hindi

y
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator Portuguese - Arabic

ذ
280 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Russian

Y
278 millions of speakers

Portuguese

y
270 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Bengali

Y
260 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - French

y
220 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Malay

y
190 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - German

y
180 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Japanese

Y
130 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Korean

그리고
85 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Javanese

y
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator Portuguese - Vietnamese

80 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Tamil

ஒய்
75 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Marathi

y
75 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Turkish

y
70 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Italian

y
65 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Polish

r
50 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Ukrainian

Y
40 millions of speakers

Translator Portuguese - Romanian

y
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator Portuguese - Greek

y
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator Portuguese - Afrikaans

y
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator Portuguese - Swedish

y
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator Portuguese - Norwegian

y
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of y

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «Y»

The term «y» is very widely used and occupies the 30 position in our list of most widely used terms in the Portuguese dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of y
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Examples of use in the Portuguese literature, quotes and news about y

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10 PORTUGUESE BOOKS RELATING TO «Y»

Discover the use of y in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to y and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in Portuguese literature.
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Paradigmas, culturas y saberes: la transmisión del ...
Desde una perspectiva multidisciplinaria, se abordan las formas en que el conocimiento científico generado en Europa y su manera de interpretar el mundo fue aceptado en las sociedades latinoamericanas de finales del siglo xix y principios ...
Natalia Priego, Sonia Lozano, Asociación de Historiadores Latinoamericanistas Europeos, 2007
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Y: The Descent of Men
2. The. Common. Man. "It is better," says the Chinese proverb, "to raise geese than girls." Geese, after all, lay eggs, while daughters are nothing but an expense . Even to get rid of them a dowry must be paid. In China at the time of the Cultural  ...
Steve Jones, 2005
3
A Pragmatist Philosophy of Life in Ortega Y Gasset
It is based on extensive use of the twelve volumes of Ortega's Obras completas, the eighty microfilm reels of his archive in the Library of Congress, and his private library of fifteen hundred volumes in Madrid.
John Thomas Graham, 1994
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Repase y escriba: Curso avanzado de gramatica y composicion
There are also topics for creative compositions with guidelines. With updated literary and cultural readings, Repase y Escriba includes an "oral exchange," to make the text more useful when stressing conversation.
Maria Canteli Dominicis, John J. Reynolds, 2010
5
Advice for a Young Investigator
This recently rediscovered classic, first published in 1897, is an anecdotal guide for the perplexed new scientific investigator as well as a refreshing resource for the old pro.
Santiago Ramón y Cajal, 2004
6
Repase y escriba, Workbook: Curso avanzado de gramatica y ...
There are also topics for creative compositions with guidelines. With updated literary and cultural readings, Repase y Escriba includes an "oral exchange," to make the text more useful when stressing conversation.
Maria Canteli Dominicis, John J. Reynolds, 2010
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Fuentes: Conversacion y gramática
FUENTES, the successful two volume intermediate Spanish program presents an integrated skills approach to intermediate Spanish that develops both receptive and productive skills simultaneously.
Debbie Rusch, Marcela Dominguez, Lucia Caycedo Garner, 2010
8
Platero Y Yo
Presents a picture of life in the town of Moguer, in Andalusia, Spain, as seen through the eyes of a wandering poet and his faithful donkey.
Juan Ramón Jiménez, 1994
9
The End of Mr. Y
There she begins to understand all the mysteries surrounding the book, herself, and the universe. Or is it all just a hallucination?
Scarlett Thomas, 2006
10
How Cool Brands Stay Hot: Branding to Generation Y
Full of statistics and case studies including Nokia, Nivea, PlayStation, Coca Cola, Volkswagen, Smirnoff, Red Bull, H&M, and Levi's, How Cool Brands Stay Hot provides you with creative ideas on how to position, develop and promote your ...
Joeri Van Den Bergh, Mattias Behrer, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «Y»

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Fantástico mostra um retrato completo da Geração Y no Brasil
Domingo (1), no Fantástico, você vai ver um retrato completo da Geração Y no Brasil, a geração do agora. Uma pesquisa inédita faz o retrato da geração que ... «Globo.com, Oct 15»
2
Espetáculo 'Dois Amores Y Um Bicho' volta ao Barracão Clowns em …
O grupo potiguar Clowns de Shakespeare traz de volta ao Barracão Clowns, em Natal, a conceituada peça 'Dois Amores y Um Bicho', do venezuelano Gustavo ... «Globo.com, Sep 15»
3
As piores armadilhas de carreira para quem é da geração Y
Quem afaga o ego da geração Y é Alfredo Motta, co-autor do livro “Código Y - Decifrando a geração que está mudando o país” (Editora Évora), em parceria ... «EXAME.com, Aug 15»
4
As metas de carreira preciosas para a Geração Y no Brasil
São Paulo – A maioria dos jovens brasileiros quer equilíbrio entre a vida profissional e pessoal. Esta e a estabilidade no emprego são as metas mais citadas ... «EXAME.com, Jun 15»
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Por que a geração Y não mora onde você esperaria
A geração Y é a que tem a maior mobilidade nos EUA, e muitas análises foram realizadas para descobrir quais são suas melhores e suas piores opções ao ... «EXAME.com, Jun 15»
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A geração Y reclama nos EUA? A situação da geração X é pior
Eles entendem melhor que a geração Y que podem vir a ser substituídos por robôs e muitos deles não acreditam que algum dia terão dinheiro para ter filhos ou ... «EXAME.com, Jun 15»
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Geração Y está mais vulnerável a ciberataques, diz estudo
São Paulo - Uma pesquisa realizada pela consultoria americana Software Advice mostra que a geração Y – aqueles que nasceram depois da década de 80 ... «EXAME.com, Jun 15»
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Maioria da geração Y prefere trabalhar com tecnologia
São Paulo - Um levantamento realizado pelo Bank of America Merrill Lynch revela que a maioria esmagadora dos jovens da geração Y prefere trabalhar com ... «EXAME.com, May 15»
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Geração Y: 'O que os jovens mais precisam nesse momento é de …
Muito se fala da geração Y. São ansiosos, ambiciosos, desfocados... Mas, será que esses não são adjetivos que caracterizam os jovens de diferentes épocas? «Revista Época Negócios, May 15»
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Geração Y prefere não fazer faculdade e ir trabalhar
Em um sinal de que a economia está mais forte, cada vez mais jovens estão optando por não fazer faculdade e ir trabalhar. O número de alunos matriculados ... «EXAME.com, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Y [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-pt/y>. Aug 2020 ».
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