edificar

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

edificar (first-person singular present edifico, past participle edificat)

  1. To build, construct
  2. to build up

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Galician[edit]

"Esta igleja edificou et sagrou don frei Beringel arcibispo de Santiago"

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aedificāre, present active infinitive of aedificō (I build, erect, establish; I create, frame).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

edificar (first-person singular present edifico, first-person singular preterite edifiquei, past participle edificado)

  1. to build
    • 1327, foundational inscription of the church of Santa María a Nova, Noia, Galicia:
      Esta igleja edificou e sagrou Don frei Beringel arcibispo de Santiago en 28 dias de janeiro era MCCCLXV (AD 1327) e foi procurador Pero Bochon desta obra
      This church was built and consecrated by friar Beringel, archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, 28th of january, 1327; Pedro Bochón was the master of this work

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • edificar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • edificar” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>



Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aedificāre, present active infinitive of aedificō (I build, erect, establish; I create, frame).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

edificar (first-person singular present indicative edifico, past participle edificado)

  1. to build

Conjugation[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aedificāre, present active infinitive of aedificō (I build, erect, establish; I create, frame).

Verb[edit]

edificar (first-person singular present edifico, first-person singular preterite edifiqué, past participle edificado)

  1. to build
  2. to set a good example

Conjugation[edit]

  • c becomes qu before e.

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