caer

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

caer

  1. Alternative form of cayer

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

caer ‎(first-person singular present caio, first-person singular preterite caín, past participle caído)

  1. (intransitive) to fall, fall off, fall down
  2. (of a time) to fall on; to occur
  3. to fall; to decline; to collapse
  4. to fall; to die in battle

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *cadēre, from Latin cadere, present active infinitive of cadō. Cognate with Portuguese cair.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

caer ‎(first-person singular present caigo, first-person singular preterite caí, past participle caído)

  1. to fall
  2. to collapse

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kagrom (compare Cornish ker ‎(fort, camp (earthwork), hillfort)), from *kagyom ‎(enclosure, fence). More at cae.

Noun[edit]

caer m (plural caerau or caeroedd)

  1. fort, fortress, enclosed stronghold, castle, fortress, citadel, fortified town or city
  2. wall, rampart, bulwark
  3. twill
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Verb[edit]

caer

  1. (literary) impersonal imperative of cael

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
caer gaer nghaer chaer
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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