ayudar

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Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin adiūtāre, present active infinitive of adiūtō.

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ayudar (first-person singular indicative present ayudo, past participle ayudáu)

  1. to help

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Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adiūtāre, present active infinitive of adiūtō.

Verb[edit]

ayudar (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling אייודאר‎)

  1. to help

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adiūtāre, present active infinitive of adiūtō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɟ͡ʝuˈdaɾ/, [aʝuˈðaɾ]

Verb[edit]

ayudar (first-person singular present ayudo, first-person singular preterite ayudé, past participle ayudado)

  1. (transitive) to help
    • 2001, John MacArthur, Cómo Ser Padres Cristianos Exitosos, Editorial Portavoz →ISBN
      Si no ayudas a tus hijos a escoger y no les ayudas a aprender a seleccionar por sí mismos las compañías adecuadas, será inevitable que las malas compañías los seleccionen a ellos.
      If you don't help your children choose and you don't help them learn to choose suitable company for themselves, bad company will inevitably choose them.
  2. (reciprocal) to help (each other, one another)

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Usage notes[edit]

When ayudar is used in its reciprocal form, it is often followed by one of the following: mutualmente, entre sí or (el) uno al otro / (los) unos a (los) otros.

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