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Meaning & History

Means "port of CALE" in Latin. This was the name of the city now known as Porto. The name of the city was later applied to the entire region of Portugal.
Other Languages & CulturesPortugal Catalan Portugal Croatian Portugal Danish Portugal Dutch Porto, Portugal English Portugal French Portugal Galician Portugal German Portogallo Italian Portugale Late Roman Portugal Norwegian Porto, Portugal Portuguese Portugal Serbian Portugal Spanish Portugal Swedish
Entry added March 21, 2014   Contribute