fugir

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal [Term?], from Vulgar Latin fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg- ‎(to flee). Cognates include Occitan fugir, French fuir, Italian fuggire, and Spanish huir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern) IPA(key): /fu.ˈʒi(r)/
  • (Western) IPA(key): /fu.ˈdʒi(ɾ)/

Verb[edit]

fugir ‎(first-person singular present fujo, past participle fugit)

  1. to flee
  2. to run away
  3. to escape

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal [Term?], from Vulgar Latin fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg- ‎(to flee).

Verb[edit]

fugir

  1. to flee; to run away

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg- ‎(to flee).

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fugir

  1. to flee; to run away

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese fugir, from Vulgar Latin fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fugir ‎(first-person singular present indicative fujo, past participle fugido)

  1. (intransitive, or transitive with de) to run away; to flee (to move away from something unpleasant quickly or suddenly)
    Os terroristas fugiram da cadeia.
    The terrorists ran away from jail.
    Não foge das suas responsabilidades.
    Don’t run from your responsibilities.
  2. (transitive with an indirect objective pronoun) to be forgotten
    O seu nome me fugiu.
    I’ve forgotten your name. (literally: your name ran away from me)

Usage notes[edit]

The sense of to be forgotten is usually used with à memória, da mente or similar.

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:fugir.

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