bendecir

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin benedīcere, present active infinitive of benedicō; cf. bien and decir. Compare also Portuguese bendizer, benzer.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /bendeˈθiɾ/, [bẽn̪.d̪eˈθiɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /bendeˈsiɾ/, [bẽn̪.d̪eˈsiɾ]
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Verb[edit]

bendecir (first-person singular present bendigo, first-person singular preterite bendije, past participle bendecido or bendito)

  1. to bless
    Antonym: maldecir

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Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: bendicir

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