Portuguese Grammar/Article

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There are eight words for the articles in Portuguese. They may be Definite or Idefinite, Masculine or Feminine and Singular or Plural.

Definite article[edit]

The definite articles o, a, os, as correspond to the English definite article the.

masculine feminine
singular o a
plural os as

Indefinite article[edit]

The indefinite articles um, uma, uns, umas correspond to the English indefinite article a an. The singular set um, uma are also the Portuguese words for the numeral one.

masculine feminine
singular um uma
plural uns umas