aterrar

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aterrar (first-person singular present aterro, past participle aterrat)

  1. (transitive) To knock down, pull down, bring down
  2. (intransitive) To land (for example, of a plane, bird, projectile etc.)

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin terrēre.

Verb[edit]

aterrar (first-person singular present indicative aterro, past participle aterrado)

  1. to terrorize
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Etymology 2[edit]

a- +‎ terra +‎ -ar

Verb[edit]

aterrar (first-person singular present indicative aterro, past participle aterrado)

  1. to land
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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a- + terror

Verb[edit]

aterrar (first-person singular present aterro, first-person singular preterite aterré, past participle aterrado)

  1. to scare
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Etymology 2[edit]

From a- + tierra without diphthong because of being non stressed

Verb[edit]

aterrar (first-person singular present atierro, first-person singular preterite aterré, past participle aterrado)

  1. to stain with earth, dust or sand
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  • Rule: e becomes an ie in stressed syllables.