gabar

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably Blend of garde +‎ barre.

Noun[edit]

gabar m (plural gabars)

  1. Micronisus gabar, the gabar goshawk.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese gabar (13th century); either from Old Occitan gabar, from Old French gaber, or directly from Gothic or Suevic.[1] From Proto-Germanic *gabbaną (to mock, jest).

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Verb[edit]

gabar (first-person singular present gabo, first-person singular preterite gabei, past participle gabado)

  1. (transitive) to praise, laud, extol
  2. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to brag, to boast
    Quen moito se gaba, ben delo lle faltaHe who boasts a lot [about something], lacks a lot of it
    (proverb)
    • 1370, Ramón Lorenzo (ed.), Crónica troiana, page 405:
      Aquela noyte nõ foy y tal que rrijsse, nẽ sse gabasse do que fezera, tãto forõ todos maltreytos.
      That night there were none there to laugh or to boast about the deeds of the day, so mistreated they were
    • 1470, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI. Vigo: Galaxia, page 362:
      tódolos outros diseron juntamente que esteueram no arroydo e que uiran matar ao irmao de Gonçaluo Roíz e seu cunhado e outros pyós e que uiram tyrar a Fernán de Sam Payo, e dyserom que ele fezera muytas fyrydas e matara ó dito Gonçaluo Roz, e que ouuera muitos dynheyros dos ditos fynados, e mais diseron que se gauaba que de XX tyros que tyrara que todos empregara, saluo dous
      all the rest said altogether that they were at the riot and that they saw how Gonzalvo Rois' brother, and his brother-in-law, and other pawns, were killed; and that they saw Fernán de Sampaio shooting; and they said that he caused many wounds and that he killed the aforementioned Gonzalvo Rois, and that he took many moneys from the dead; and they added that he was boasting that of twenty shots he had thrown, all but two had hit the mark
  3. first-person and third-person singular future subjunctive of gabar
  4. first-person and third-person singular personal infinitive of gabar

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References[edit]

  • gabar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • gab-” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • gabar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • gabar” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • gabar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. gabarse.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gabar

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰𐌱𐌰𐍂

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse gabb with the verbal suffix -ar. Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French gaber.

Verb[edit]

gabar

  1. to mock
  2. to joke
  3. to threaten

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Occitan gabar.

Verb[edit]

gabar (first-person singular present indicative gabo, past participle gabado)

  1. (transitive) to praise
  2. (takes a reflexive pronoun, transitive with de) to brag, boast
    Ele se gaba de poder falar seis idiomas.
    He boasts that he can speak six languages.

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