habiter

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From Latin habitāre, present active infinitive of habitō.

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habiter

  1. (transitive) To live in, to occupy (to have as a home.)
    habitez-vous ?
    "Where do you live?"
    L’homme habitait un appartement crasseux et sombre.
    "The man lived in a dirty, dark flat."
    Elle a habité cinq mois rue Vaubecourt, puis elle a déménagé.
    "She lived in Vaubecourt street for five months, then she moved."
  2. (intransitive) To live (in)
    J'habite à Paris.
    "I live in Paris."

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habiter

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of habito

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habiter

  1. to live (in a place)

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