descalçar

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin discalceāre, present active infinitive of discalceō, from Latin calceō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /des̺.kal.ˈt͡saɾ/

Verb[edit]

descalçar

  1. to take off (a shoe)
  2. to take off one's shoes

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese descalçar, from Late Latin discalceāre, present active infinitive of discalceō, from Latin calceō. Cognate with Galician descalzar, Spanish descalzar, French déchausser, Italian discalzare and Romanian descălța.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /dɨʃ.kaɫ.ˈsaɾ/
  • Hyphenation: des‧cal‧çar

Verb[edit]

descalçar (first-person singular present indicative descalço, past participle descalçado)

  1. (transitive) to take off (a shoe)
  2. (reflexive) to take off one's shoes
    Os muçulmanos descalçam-se antes de entrar numa mesquita.
    Muslims take their shoes off before entering a mosque.

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