calmar

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From calma.

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calmar (first-person singular present calmo, past participle calmat)

  1. (transitive) to calm
  2. (intransitive, reflexive) to calm down
    Encara fa sol i el mar s'ha calmat.Yet it's sunny and the sea has become calm.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κάλαμος (kálamos, reed, ink pen).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kal.maʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

calmar m (plural calmars)

  1. squid (the mollusk)

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Interlingua[edit]

Verb[edit]

calmar

  1. to calm
  2. to still

Romanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French calmar.

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calmar m (plural calmari)

  1. squid

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From calma.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kalˈmaɾ/, [kalˈmaɾ]

Verb[edit]

calmar (first-person singular present calmo, first-person singular preterite calmé, past participle calmado)

  1. (transitive) to calm, to still (to limit and lessen in motion and disturbance)
  2. (transitive) to calm, soothe, assuage, to ease, to appease, to quell, to allay, to settle, to relieve (to make lessen in intensity)
  3. (transitive, figuratively) to defuse (e.g. a situation or problem, tension or conflict, a crisis)
  4. (transitive, figuratively) to quench, to quell (one's thirst)
  5. (transitive, figuratively) to cool
  6. (transitive) to talk down, to talk off the ledge
  7. (intransitive) to subside, abate
  8. (intransitive) to steady (often used when talking to an animal one is riding like a horse)
  9. (reflexive) to calm down, to settle down, to quiet down, to calm oneself
  10. (reflexive) to cool off, to cool it, to chill, to chill out
  11. (reflexive) to subside

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