How do you translate município into English?

  A município is an administrative division of an estado. Although its sede (seat) is always an urban community of some sort, a município usually includes outlying rural areas and always borders on other municípios. As such, it is very similar to what is usually referred to a county — not a municipality — in English. A municipality usually refers to an autonomous urban area, inside a county. A municipality has its own government and budget and levies taxes. On the other hand, a county, more often than not, is an administrative division, but also a ...

Hello and welcome!

Hello and thanks for the visit! Almost ten years ago, I started keeping a blog in my native Brazilian Portuguese.  For reasons best forgotten, it went belly up in October 2015. It is coming back to life today under a different name, in a different form — and with a somewhat different purpose. In its present incarnation, it comprises a blog in Portuguese, a second blog in English and a repository of files for download. The first file for download will be available by September 11. Unfortunately, it will be of little use for you, unless you translate into Portugu...