mentira

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mentira f (plural mentires)

  1. lie (intentionally false statement)

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

mentira

  1. third-person singular simple future of mentir

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mentira, from mentir (to lie), from Latin mentiri, present active infinitive of mentior, denominal verb from mēns, mentis (mind) in which the meaning "to lie" stems from a semantic shift "to be inventive, have second thoughts" > "to lie, conjure up", from Proto-Indo-European *méntis (thought), from *men- (to think) +‎ *-tis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mentira f (plural mentiras)

  1. lie

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mentir (to lie).

Noun[edit]

mentira f (plural mentiras)

  1. lie, trick, falsity

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