criar

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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
  2. to invent
  3. to raise a child
  4. to breed animals or plants

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:criar.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin creāre, present active infinitive of creō.

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to rear (e.g., a child).

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: stressed í in certain conjugations; monosyllabic infinitives receive no written accent in certain conjugations. This change was put into effect in the 2010 spelling reforms by the RAE, so some other forms are still commonly seen.

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Venetian[edit]

Verb[edit]

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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