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Type Country
Scripts Португал (Serbian)
Pronounced Pron. poor-too-GHAL (European Portuguese), por-too-GOW (Brazilian Portuguese), PAWRCH-ə-gəl (English), PAWR-TUY-GAL (French), por-too-GAL (Spanish), POW-too-gal (German)

Meaning & History

From Portugale, which was derived from PORTUS CALE, the old name of the city of Porto. The name of the city was later applied to the entire country.