consacrer

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French consecrer, cunsecrer, borrowed from Latin consecrāre, present active infinitive of consecrō, and altered under the influence of sacrer.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔ̃.sa.kʁe/
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Verb[edit]

consacrer

  1. to dedicate, to devote (time, effort)
  2. to consecrate
  3. to standardize through long usage
    Ce terme est récent; il n'y a pas encore de traduction consacrée.
    This term is recent; there's no standard/clearly most commonly used translation for it yet.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Romanian: consacra

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cōnsacrer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of cōnsacrō