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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