encuentro

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbal of encontrar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

encuentro m (plural encuentros)

  1. encounter, meeting
    • c. 1200, Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 5r.
      Corrio eſau aencuétro de ſo ermano. E abraçol ¬ echo ſobre ſo cuello el braço. E ſaludolo. ¬ omillos eſau. E toda ſu cópána de iacob.
      Esau ran to meet his brother, and he embraced him and put his arm over his neck. And he greeted him and bowed before Esau, and so too all of Jacob's company.

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: encuentro

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /enˈkwentɾo/, [ẽŋˈkwẽn̪.t̪ɾo]

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of encontrar. From Old Spanish encuentro

Noun[edit]

encuentro m (plural encuentros)

  1. encounter, meeting
  2. dispute, row
  3. (sports) match, game
    Synonym: partido
  4. (automotive) crash, collision
    Synonyms: choque, accidente
  5. (military) skirmish, clash
    Synonym: escaramuza
  6. (anatomy) underarm, armpit
    Synonyms: axila, sobaco
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

encuentro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of encontrar.

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