alongar

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

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

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to elongate, lengthen.

Conjugation[edit]

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

Related terms[edit]