aspiro

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See also: aspirò
See also: aspiró

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

aspiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of aspirar

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

aspiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of aspirar

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

aspiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of aspirare

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ad + spīrō (breathe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active aspīrō, present infinitive aspīrāre, perfect active aspīrāvī, supine aspīrātum

  1. (intransitive) I breathe or blow upon.
  2. (intransitive) I am favorable to, assist, favor, aid.
  3. (intransitive) I aspire or desire (to); approach, come near (to).
  4. (intransitive, with dative) I aspirate (follow a consonant with an audible puff of breath).
  5. (transitive) I breathe or blow upon, infuse, instill.
  6. (transitive, of the sea) I wash.

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References[edit]

  • aspiro in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

aspiro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of aspirar.

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

aspiro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of aspirar