alcanzar

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin incalciō (ultimately related to calx (heel)), influenced by Arabic ال (al) and/or the Spanish preposition al.

Verb[edit]

alcanzar (first-person singular present alcanzo, first-person singular preterite alcancé, past participle alcanzado)

  1. (transitive) to reach; to attain or achieve
  2. (intransitive) to be enough; to suffice

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.