fervente

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fervente

  1. feminine singular of fervent

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese fervente (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin fervēntem, accusative of fervēns.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [feɾˈβentɪ], [feɾˈβɛntɪ]

Adjective[edit]

fervente m or f (plural ferventes)

  1. boiling; extremely hot
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), "Tratado de Albeitaria". Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 101:
      Contra a door que chama "llaçerto", que quer dizer lagarto, mete agulla de fero fervente no meogoo do tranço do rrabo, et saara
      Against the illness that they call "lacerto", which means lizard, insert a boiling iron needle through the middle of the tail, and it will cure
  2. fervent (exhibiting enthusiasm, zeal, conviction, persistence or belief)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • fervente” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • feruente” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • fervente” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • fervente” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ferventem.

Adjective[edit]

fervente (plural ferventi, superlative ferventissimo)

  1. fervent, ardent

Derived terms[edit]

Participle[edit]

fervente (plural ferventi)

  1. present participle of fervere

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

fervente

  1. ablative masculine/feminine/neuter singular of fervēns

Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fervente

  1. Alternative form of fervent

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ferventem.

Adjective[edit]

fervente m or f (plural ferventes)

  1. boiling (that is boiling)
    Synonym: ebuliente
  2. fervent (exhibiting enthusiasm, zeal, conviction, persistence or belief)
    Synonyms: fervoroso, férvido