Portus Cale
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Place Name PORTUS CALE
TYPE: Settlement
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.
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OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Porto, Portugal (English), Portugal (French), Portugal (German), Portogallo (Italian), Portugale (Late Roman), Porto, Portugal (Portuguese), Portugal (Spanish)