esmaier

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from a Vulgar Latin *exmagāre (deprive of power or strength), from ex- + Proto-Germanic *maganą. Compare Old Provençal esmaiar. Cf. also Portuguese esmagar, Spanish amagar.

Verb[edit]

esmaier

  1. (reflexive, s'esmaier) to be frightened; to be scared
  2. (transitive) to frighten; to scare

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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