esquecer

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese escaecer (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin *excadescere, from *excadēre (fall away), from Latin ex- + cadere, present active infinitive of cadō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eskɛˈθeɾ/, (western) /eskɛˈseɾ/

Verb[edit]

esquecer (first-person singular present esquezo, first-person singular preterite esquecín, past participle esquecido)

  1. to forget

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese escaecer, from Vulgar Latin *excadescō, from *excadeō (fall away), from Latin ex- + cadō. Compare Galician esquecer (to forget), Asturian escaecer (to forget), French échoir (to befall, happen), Italian scadere (to decline, expire), Romanian scădea (to decrease, decline), Spanish escaecer (to weaken), Sardinian iscaèssere, iscarèsciri, iscarèssere, iscadèssere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

esquecer (first-person singular present indicative esqueço, past participle esquecido)

  1. to forget

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Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:esquecer.

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