I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I have also been learning some more languages.
The metals are an important component of life. We use different kinds of metals for different purposes according to their properties. Some of the examples of their applications are the machines made for transportation, aerospace, computers, construction, and farming. Here we will discuss the names used for 10 different metals in the Portuguese language.
The Portuguese names have been provided alongside their English meanings to help English readers learn them.
|English Name for Metal||Portugese Name for Metal|
The translation of the word iron in the Portuguese language is ferro.
The Portuguese translation of the word copper is cobre.
The word gold translates to ouro in the Portuguese language.
The Portuguese translation of the word silver is prata.
The translation of the word steel in the Portuguese language is aço.
The Portuguese word for lead is conduzir.
The Portuguese name for zinc is zinco.
The translation of the word brass in the Portuguese language is latão.
The Portuguese translation of the word bronze is bronze.
The translation of the word tin in the Portuguese language is lata.
It's quiz time now!
For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.
- What is the Portuguese word for iron?
- What is the Portuguese word for silver?
- The Portuguese word for zinc is conduzir.
- The Portuguese name for tin is lata.
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