balbucir

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin balbutio, balbutire, from balbus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /balbuˈθiɾ/, [balβuˈθiɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /balbuˈsiɾ/, [balβuˈsiɾ]

Verb[edit]

balbucir (first-person singular present balbuzco, first-person singular preterite balbucí, past participle balbucido)

  1. to stammer

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

Derived terms[edit]