fluir

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See also: fluír and flùir

Aromanian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From or related to fluiarã/fluearã. Compare Daco-Romanian fluiera, fluier.

Verb[edit]

fluir (past participle fluiratã)

  1. I whistle.

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Noun[edit]

fluir n (plural fluiri/fluire)

  1. Alternative form of fluiarã- whistle

Etymology 2[edit]

From the above, given the comparison of a bone to a flute; compare Daco-Romanian fluier; cf. also the semantic evolution in Latin tibia, which also possessed the sense of "flute".

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Noun[edit]

fluir n (plural fluiri/fluire)

  1. tibia, shinbone

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Ido[edit]

Verb[edit]

fluir

  1. past infinitive of fluar

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French. Borrowing from Latin fluō. Doublet of fluer.

Verb[edit]

fluir

  1. (intransitive) to flow

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

References[edit]

  • fluir on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fluō.

Verb[edit]

fluir (first-person singular present indicative fluo, past participle fluído)

  1. to flow, run
  2. to pour

Conjugation[edit]


Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluir (plural fluirs)

  1. Alternative form of flair

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fluere, present active infinitive of fluō.

Verb[edit]

fluir (first-person singular present fluyo, first-person singular preterite fluí, past participle fluido)

  1. (intransitive) to flow

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: i becomes y before a, e, or o.

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