beber

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink).

Verb[edit]

beber

  1. to drink

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink).

Verb[edit]

beber

  1. to drink

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese beber, bever, from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink).

Verb[edit]

beber (first-person singular present bebo, first-person singular preterite bebín, past participle bebido)

  1. to drink

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from a Germanic or Celtic language, both from Proto-Indo-European *bʰébʰrus (whence Latin fiber).

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Noun[edit]

beber m (genitive bebrī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) beaver

Declension[edit]

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Case Singular Plural
nominative beber bebrī
genitive bebrī bebrōrum
dative bebrō bebrīs
accusative bebrum bebrōs
ablative bebrō bebrīs
vocative beber1 bebrī

1May also be bebre.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese beber, bever (to drink), from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink), from Proto-Italic *pibō, from Proto-Indo-European *píph₃eti.

Cognate with Galician beber, Spanish beber, Catalan beure, Occitan beure, French boire, Italian bere and Romanian bea.

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Verb[edit]

beber (first-person singular present indicative bebo, past participle bebido)

  1. (transitive) to drink (something);
    Ele está bebendo água.He is drinking water.
  2. (intransitive) to consume alcoholic beverages;
    João bebeu muito na festa.John drank a lot at the party.
  3. (intransitive) to drink something.
    Preciso beber!I need to drink!

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Descendants[edit]

  • Kabuverdianu: bebe

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) baiver
  • (Sursilvan) beiber
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) bever

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bibō, bibere.

Verb[edit]

beber

  1. (Sutsilvan) to drink

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Re-latinized from Old Spanish bever, from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink), from Proto-Italic *pibō, from Proto-Indo-European *píph₃eti. Cognate with Portuguese beber, Italian bere, French boire, Romanian bea.

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Verb[edit]

beber (first-person singular present bebo, first-person singular preterite bebí, past participle bebido)

  1. to drink

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