contar

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

contar

  1. (transitive) count (to enumerate or determine number)

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish.

Verb[edit]

contar

  1. to tell (a story); narrate

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese contar, from Latin computāre, present active infinitive of computō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kõ.ˈtaɾ/
  • Hyphenation: con‧tar

Verb[edit]

contar (first-person singular present indicative conto, past participle contado)

  1. (transitive) to tell, to talk about
  2. (transitive) to count
  3. (transitive) to rely on

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin computāre, present active infinitive of computō.

Verb[edit]

contar (first-person singular present cuento, first-person singular preterite conté, past participle contado)

  1. to count; to tally
  2. to tell (a story); narrate

contar con

  1. to rely on
  2. to have available
    Contamos con suficiente personal para atenderle apropiadamente.
    We have enough staff available to take good care of you.
  3. to be (a certain number of years of age)
    Cuando contaba trenta años.
    When he was thirty years of age

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables.

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin computō (compare Italian contare).

Verb[edit]

contar

  1. (transitive) to count (all senses)
  2. (transitive) to tell (a story)