fiebre

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  • (file)

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fiebre

  1. inflection of fiebern:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish fiebre, hiebre, probably a semi-learned descendant of Latin febris, febrem, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰris, an extension of the root *dʰegʷʰ- (to burn, warm). This term was used primarily by doctors and educated people in the past, and did not undergo all the expected sound changes of an inherited term; compare the more popular term calentura[1].

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Noun[edit]

fiebre f (plural fiebres)

  1. fever
    Synonym: calentura

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