envahir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French envaïr, from Vulgar Latin *invādīre, from Latin invādere, present active infinitive of invādō.

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Verb[edit]

envahir

  1. to invade
    Les forces américaines ont envahi le territoire iraquien.
    The American Forces have invaded the Iraqi territory
  2. to stretch, to overgrow, to fill

Conjugation[edit]

  • This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French envaïr

Verb[edit]

envahir

  1. to invade