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Esposo, Marido

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Esposo and marido both mean husband.

But where esposa means wife, marida is not a word.

There is a custom here for a man to call his wife “mi vieja” and a woman to call her husband “mi viejo”. Literally “my old woman” or “my old man”.

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    hehe.. that’s funny to us see that. But it’s true.. We call sometimes “my little woman” “my little man”. Minha velhinha , meu velhinho…

    Jessica on September 16th, 2008

 

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