emerger

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

emerge +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

emerger (plural emergers)

  1. (fishing) The form of an aquatic insect that is hatching or emerging; used in fly fishing.

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First known attestation 1476[1], borrowing from Latin emergō.

Verb[edit]

emerger

  1. to emerge; to come out of; to rise out of

Conjugation[edit]

  • As parler except an extra e is inserted after the final g before a and o.
  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (emerger, supplement)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin emergo, emergere.

Verb[edit]

emerger (first-person singular present emerjo, first-person singular preterite emergí, past participle emergido)

  1. to emerge

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: g becomes a j before a or o.

Related terms[edit]