callar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin chalāre, from Ancient Greek χαλᾶν (khalân).

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callar (first-person singular present callo, past participle callat)

  1. (intransitive) to be silent, to be quiet
  2. (intransitive) to hush, to stop talking, to become silent
  3. (transitive) to hush, to make silent
  4. (transitive) to say nothing about, to not mention

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callar (first-person singular present callo, first-person singular preterite callei, past participle callado)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *callō, from Latin chalō, from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /kaˈʎaɾ/
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /kaˈɟ͡ʝaɾ/, [kaˈʝaɾ]
  • (Argentina) IPA(key): /kaˈʒaɾ/, /kaˈʃaɾ/

Verb[edit]

callar (first-person singular present callo, first-person singular preterite callé, past participle callado)

  1. to calm
  2. to be silent, to shut up
    ¿Por qué no te callas?
    Why don’t you shut up?
  3. to keep silent
  4. (intransitive) to hush, to become silent
  5. (transitive) to hush, to make silent
  6. to not mention
  7. (reflexive) to be quiet

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