From Old Portuguese calçar, from Latin calceāre, present active infinitive of calceō.
calçar (first-person singular present indicative calço, past participle calçado)
- shoe (to equip with protection)
- This is a regular verb of the -ar group.
- The last letter ç is changed to c, depending on the following vowel, resulting in these three possible sequences: -ça-, -ce- and -ço-.
- Verbs with this conjugation include: alcançar, começar, laçar.