finir

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fīnīre (influenced in conjugation by Vulgar Latin *finiscere), present active infinitive of fīniō, from fīnis (boundary, limit).

Verb[edit]

finir (first-person singular present fineixo, past participle finit)

  1. to end, to finish, to conclude

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French finir, fenir, finer, from Latin fīnīre (influenced in conjugation by Vulgar Latin *finiscere), present active infinitive of fīniō, from fīnis (boundary, limit).

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Verb[edit]

finir

  1. to finish, end, complete.

Conjugation[edit]

  • This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like nourrir, 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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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French finer, finir, from Latin fīniō, fīnīre (influenced in conjugation by Vulgar Latin *finiscere), from fīnis (boundary, limit).

Verb[edit]

finir

  1. to finish

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French.

Verb[edit]

finir

  1. to finish

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

finir

  1. Alternative form of finer

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin finīre, present active infinitive of finiō (compare Old Spanish fenir).

Verb[edit]

finir (first-person singular present fino, first-person singular preterite finí, past participle finido)

  1. (intransitive, obsolete) to end
  2. (intransitive, Colombia) to end

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fīnīre (influenced in conjugation by Vulgar Latin *finiscere), present active infinitive of fīniō, from fīnis (boundary, limit). Compare Italian finire.

Verb[edit]

finir

  1. (transitive) to finish, end, complete

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