adormecer

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin addormīscō (I fall asleep).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.doɾ.me.ˈt͡seɾ/

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adormecer

  1. to fall asleep (to pass from a state of wakefulness into sleep)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese adormecer, from Latin addormīscō (I fall asleep).

Verb[edit]

adormecer (first-person singular present indicative adormeço, past participle adormecido)

  1. to fall asleep (to pass from a state of wakefulness into sleep)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin addormīscere, present active infinitive of addormīscō.

Verb[edit]

adormecer (first-person singular present adormezco, first-person singular preterite adormecí, past participle adormecido)

  1. to make sleepy, or lull
  2. to make numb

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  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

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