alongar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese alongar (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from a- +‎ longo +‎ -ar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

alongar (first-person singular present alongo, first-person singular preterite alongei, past participle alongado)

  1. (transitive) to lengthen, to elongate
  2. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to move away

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References[edit]

  • alongar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • alongar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • alongar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • alongar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • alongar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ long +‎ -ar, or from Vulgar Latin *allongāre, from Late Latin elongāre, present active infinitive of elongō, from Latin longus.

Verb[edit]

alongar

  1. to lengthen, to elongate

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ longo +‎ -ar, or from Vulgar Latin *allongāre, from Late Latin elongāre, present active infinitive of elongō, from Latin longus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

alongar (first-person singular present indicative alongo, past participle alongado)

  1. to elongate, lengthen

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a- +‎ luengo +‎ -ar, or from Vulgar Latin *allongāre, from Late Latin elongāre, present active infinitive of elongō, from Latin longus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alonˈɡaɾ/, [alõŋˈɡaɾ]

Verb[edit]

alongar (first-person singular present aluengo, first-person singular preterite alongué, past participle alongado)

  1. (obsolete) to elongate, lengthen
    Synonym: alargar

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables; g becomes a gu before e.

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