portion englannista suomeksi
An allocated amount.
That which is divided off or separated, as a part from a whole; a separated part of anything.
(RQ:KJV) will appoint him his portion with the vnbeleeuers.
- Man's portion is to die and rise again.
The part of an estate given or falling to a child or heir; an inheritance.
A wife's fortune; a dowry.
1613, (w), ''The Two Noble Kinsmen|The Two Noble Kinsmen'', V. iv. 31:
- Commend me to her, and to piece her portion / Tender her this.
To divide into amounts, as for allocation to specific purposes.
1733, (w), ''Epistle to Bathurst''
- Him portioned maids, apprenticed orphans, blest.