"I am American."

Translation:Eu sou americano.

August 17, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/orfeonegro
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Norteamericano would be also correct, it is among the suggested translations... Frankly, anybody born between the North and the South Pole on that side of the world is "American".

April 3, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/kitsune1977
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"norte americano", two words

June 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/orfeonegro
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Ah, yes! With a hyphen? "norte-americano". It's "norteamericano" in Spanish :-)

June 9, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/kitsune1977
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yes, you're right.

June 14, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/EmDem
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Is "estadunidense" not a word?

August 17, 2013

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Then it is "estadunidense", but that's not so common.

August 17, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/MariYoung2

Could you say "Eu sou gringo"?

July 31, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/luizzzzz
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"gringo" is a slang, and it means foreigner, not American

March 1, 2019
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