angaria

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

angaria

  1. third-person singular past historic of angarier

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

angaria

  1. third-person singular present indicative of angariare
  2. second-person singular imperative of angariare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀγγαρεία (angareía, the office of a courier or messenger), from ἄγγαρος (ángaros, courier), from Old Persian *𐎠𐎥𐎼𐎠 (*angarā, missive, letter), from Aramaic *𐡀𐡍‬𐡂𐡓‬𐡀(*’engarā), form of *𐡀𐡍‬𐡂𐡓‬𐡕𐡀(*’engartā), variant of 𐡀𐡂𐡓‬𐡕𐡀(’iggartā), 𐡀𐡍‬𐡂𐡓𐡕‬𐡀(’engirtā, missive, letter; contract), from Akkadian 𒂊𒄈𒌅 (egirtu, inscribed tablet; oracle of fate, ambiguous wording; contract, bound deal), from 𒄃 (egēru, to be difficult, to be twisted or locked together; to have a twisted tongue, to be unable to speak against an order). See also Classical Syriac ܐܓܪܬܐ(ˀeggarṯā, letter, document).

Noun[edit]

angaria f (genitive angariae); first declension

  1. A compulsory service to a lord; corvee, villanage

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative angaria angariae
Genitive angariae angariārum
Dative angariae angariīs
Accusative angariam angariās
Ablative angariā angariīs
Vocative angaria angariae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: angueira
  • Italian: angheria
  • French: angarie
  • Portuguese: angaria

Verb[edit]

angariā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of angariō

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

angaria f (uncountable)

  1. angary (right to seize property during war)

Verb[edit]

angaria

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of angariar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of angariar