gritar

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gritar (Latin spelling)

  1. to shout

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin crīdō (to cry out, publish, proclaim) (compare Spanish gritar, Catalan cridar, French crier, Italian gridare), of uncertain origin. Perhaps from Latin quirītō (to shriek, wail) (per Diez), or from Frankish *krītan (to cry out, scream, proclaim) (per Littré), compare Middle Dutch crītan (to cry).

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Verb[edit]

gritar (first-person singular present indicative grito, past participle gritado)

  1. (intransitive) to shout, to scream

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Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:gritar.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish cridar, gridar, from Medieval Latin crīdō (to cry out, publish, proclaim), from Frankish *krītan (to cry out, scream, proclaim) (--Littré), related to Middle Dutch crītan (to cry).

An alternative (less likely) origin is Latin quirītō (to shriek, hiss).

Cognate with Catalan cridar, French crier, Italian gridare, and Portuguese gritar. Compare English cry.

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Verb[edit]

gritar (first-person singular present grito, first-person singular preterite grité, past participle gritado)

  1. to shout, to scream, to cry out, to call out
  2. to jeer at

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