English translation of 'letra'
2. (caligrafia) handwriting
3. (de canção) lyrics pl
Letras plural feminine noun
(curso) language and literature
à letra literally
seguir à letra to follow to the letter
ao pé da letra literally, word for word
fazer or tirar algo de letra (informal) to take sth in one's stride
letra de câmbio (business) bill of exchange
letra de forma block letter
letra de imprensa print
letra de médico (figurative) scrawl
letra maiúscula/minúscula capital/small letter
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'letra' in Other Languages
British English: letter /ˈlɛtə/ NOUN
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- American English: letter a, b, c
- Arabic: حَرْفٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: letra
- Chinese: 字母
- Croatian: slovo
- Czech: písmeno
- Danish: bogstav
- Dutch: letter
- European Spanish: letra imprenta
- Finnish: kirjain
- French: lettre alphabet
- German: Buchstabe
- Greek: γράμμα α, β, γ
- Italian: lettera
- Japanese: 文字 a, b, c
- Korean: 글자
- Norwegian: bokstav
- Polish: litera a, b, c
- European Portuguese: letra
- Romanian: literă
- Russian: буква
- Spanish: letra signo gráfico
- Swedish: bokstav
- Thai: ตัวอักษร
- Turkish: harf
- Ukrainian: літера
- Vietnamese: chữ cái
British English: lyric NOUN
The lyrics of a song are its words.
...an opera with lyrics by a famous poet.
Translation of letra from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary
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