imperar

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Borrowed from Latin imperāre. Also borrowed from English imperiousFrench impérieuxItalian imperiosoSpanish imperioso.

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imperar (present imperas, past imperis, future imperos, conditional imperus, imperative imperez)

  1. (transitive) to order, direct, enjoin, bid, command (not military)
  2. (transitive) to rule, have sway

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin imperāre, present active infinitive of imperō (command, govern).

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imperar (first-person singular present indicative impero, past participle imperado)

  1. (transitive) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
  2. (intransitive) to reign, rule
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of imperar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of imperar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of imperar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of imperar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish emperar, inherited from imperāre, present active infinitive of imperō (command, govern); later remodelled after the Latin etymon. Cf. the dialectal emprar.

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  • IPA(key): /impeˈɾaɾ/, [ĩm.peˈɾaɾ]

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imperar (first-person singular present impero, first-person singular preterite imperé, past participle imperado)

  1. (intransitive) to reign, rule
  2. (intransitive) to prevail
  3. (intransitive) to be in command, be emperor

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