theunixgeek (theunixgeek) wrote in linguaphiles,
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Where?

I just noticed that the word for "where" in Czech/Slovake – kde, pronounced /gdɛ/ – is very similar to the equivalent in informal Brazilian Portuguese – cadê, pronounced /ka'de/. Are the two at all etymologically related?
Tags: czech, etymology, portuguese
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