aprender

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See also: apprender and apreender

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin apprendere, alternative form of apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō.

Verb[edit]

aprender

  1. learn (to acquire knowledge or ability)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese aprender (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin apprendere, alternative form of apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō. Compare the borrowed doublet apreender.

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Verb[edit]

aprender (first-person singular present aprendo, first-person singular preterite aprendín, past participle aprendido)

  1. (transitive) to learn
    Synonym: deprender
  2. (transitive) to teach
    O meu tío aprendeume a nadar.My uncle taught me to swim.
    Synonym: ensinar

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References[edit]

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

Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin apprendere, alternative form of apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō.

Verb[edit]

aprender (Latin spelling)

  1. to learn

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese aprender, from Latin apprendere, alternative form of apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō. Compare the borrowed doublet apreender.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.pɾẽ.ˈdeɾ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /a.pɾẽ.ˈde(ʁ)/, [ɐ.pɾẽ̞ɪ̯̃ⁿ.ˈd̪e(χ)]
  • Hyphenation: a‧pren‧der

Verb[edit]

aprender (first-person singular present indicative aprendo, past participle aprendido)

  1. (transitive) to learn, to acquire knowledge
    Em dois anos, aprendi francês. — “In two years, I learned French.”
  2. (intransitive) to be able to learn
    Meu filho caçula aprende mais rápido que o irmão. — “My youngest son learns faster than his brother.”
  3. First-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of aprender
  4. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) future subjunctive of aprender
  5. First-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of aprender
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) personal infinitive of aprender

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin apprendere, alternative form of apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō. Compare the borrowed doublet aprehender. Cognate with English apprehend.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /apɾenˈdeɾ/, [a.pɾẽn̪ˈd̪eɾ]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

aprender (first-person singular present aprendo, first-person singular preterite aprendí, past participle aprendido)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to learn (to acquire, or attempt to acquire knowledge or an ability to do something)

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