criar

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Catalan[edit]

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From Latin creāre, present active infinitive of creō. Doublet of crear.

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criar (first-person singular present crio, past participle criat)

  1. (transitive) to nurse, to breastfeed
    Synonym: alletar
  2. (transitive) to raise (to bring up; to grow; to promote)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese criar, from Latin creāre, present active infinitive of creō. Doublet of crear.

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criar (first-person singular present crio, first-person singular preterite criei, past participle criado)

  1. (transitive) to generate, grow
    Esa bola criou balorThat loaf has grown mold
    Synonyms: producir, xerar
  2. (transitive) to raise, to rear, to bring up
    Synonym: educar
    Fun criado deste xeitoI was raised this way
  3. (transitive) to breed (animals or plants)

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References[edit]

  • criar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • criar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • criar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • criar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • criar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese criar, from Latin creāre, present active infinitive of creō.

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criar (first-person singular present indicative crio, past participle criado)

  1. (transitive) to create, to put into existence
    Synonyms: fazer, gerar, produzir, fundar
  2. (transitive) to invent
    Synonym: inventar
  3. (transitive) to raise (a child)
    Synonym: educar
    Fui criado dessa maneira.I was raised that way.
  4. (transitive) to breed (animals or plants)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin creāre. Doublet of the borrowed crear.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkɾjaɾ/, [ˈkɾjaɾ]

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criar (first-person singular present crío, first-person singular preterite crie, past participle criado)

  1. (transitive) to rear or raise (e.g., a child)
  2. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to grow up
    Synonym: crecer
    Nació en San Sebastián pero se crio en Tenerife.
    S/he was born in San Sebastián but grew up in Tenerife.

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Venetian[edit]

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criar

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to fight or scold

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  • Venetian conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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