esser

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See also: Esser, ésser, and èsser

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

esser (first-person singular present sóc, past participle estat)

  1. (regional) Alternative form of ésser

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sum (French être, Italian essere, Portuguese ser, and Spanish ser).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

esser

  1. to be
    • 2012, Panorama in Interlingua, September-October, p. 24:
      Le anno passate 46 milliones statouniteses esseva povre.
      Last year 46 million U.S. Americans were poor.

Conjugation[edit]

  • This conjugation also has present plural son, which normally does not exists in other verbs. First-person singular so and first-person plural somos also exists but rarely used.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

esser

  1. Apocopic form of essere

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

esser n

  1. (non-standard since 1984) indefinite plural of ess

Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

esser

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of eiser

References[edit]

eiser in Anglo-Norman Dictionary, Aberystwyth University, 2022


Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sum.

Verb[edit]

esser

  1. to be
    • La Nobla Leyçon, line 352
      Que crestian devon esser
      That we must be Christian

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Occitan: èsser

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sum.

Verb[edit]

esser

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) to be

Conjugation[edit]