Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
From Vulgar Latin incalciō, incalciāre (ultimately related to Latin calx (“heel”)), influenced by Arabic اَل (al-) and/or the Spanish preposition al. Compare the form encalzar, Portuguese and Catalan encalçar.
- Rule: z becomes a c before e.
Conjugation of alcanzar (See Appendix:Spanish verbs)
1 Argentine and Uruguayan voseo prefers the tú form for the present subjunctive.Other verbs with this conjugation: