lapar

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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapar

  1. bramble

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Attested since circa 1750. From Proto-Germanic *lapjaną (to lick; lap) (compare Middle English lappen, Old High German laffen, French lamper). Compare with lamber (to lick), which derives of Latin lambere (lick).

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Verb[edit]

lapar (first-person singular present lapo, first-person singular preterite lapei, past participle lapado)

  1. to lick, to lap
  2. to quaff, to swig
  3. to slurp; to eat disorderly or compulsively
    • 1807, anonymous, Segundo diálogo dos esterqueiros:
      é estou en que na quel dia / vos laparon todo aquelo / que non poideron vender / como quen vos toma a parva
      I have the idea that that day they slurped everything that couldn't sell, as if having a snack
  4. (figuratively) to rob

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Derived terms[edit]

  • lapacaldos (glutton, literally broth-lapper)

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay lapar, from Proto-Malayic *lapar, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lapaʀ.

Verb[edit]

lapar

  1. to be hungry (affected by hunger; desirous of food)
    Saya lapar.
    I am hungry.

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *lapar, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lapaʀ. Cognate with Old Javanese lapa.

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Adjective[edit]

lapar (Jawi spelling لاڤر‎)

  1. hungry (affected by hunger; desirous of food)
    Aku lapar.
    I'm hungry.
    Synonym: bulur

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

lapar

  1. present tense of lapa.