Lisbon Academy of Sciences, Class of Letters

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Lisbon Academy of Sciences
Class of Letters
Academia das Ciências de Lisboa
Academia das Ciências de Lisboa.svg
Formation 24 December 1779
Headquarters Lisbon, Portugal
Artur Anselmo de Oliveira Soares

The Class of Letters (Portuguese: Classe de Letras) of the Lisbon Academy of Sciences is the language regulator of the Portuguese language in Portugal.

It was created by the queen Maria I of Portugal, on December 24, 1779, during the Age of Enlightenment.

It is based in Lisbon and the current president of the board of direction is Adriano Moreira.

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