legar

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See also: legär

Latin[edit]

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legar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of legō
  2. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of legō

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

legar m

  1. plural indefinite of lege

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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legar

  1. passive singular imperative of legaid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
legar
also llegar after a proclitic
legar
pronounced with /l(ʲ)-/
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō.

Verb[edit]

legar

  1. to tie, bind

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō.

Verb[edit]

legar

  1. to tie, bind (e.g. with rope)
    • circa 1260, Gonzalo de Berceo, Milagros de Nuestra Señora:
      legáronli las manos con un fuerte dogal.
      They tied his hands together with a strong noose.
  2. to make impotent for procreation through the use of a spell or hex[1]

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Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: legar (regional, rare)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

legar m inan

  1. joist

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • legar in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • legar in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin legāre, present active infinitive of legō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

legar (first-person singular present indicative lego, past participle legado)

  1. (transitive) to bequeath, leave, will (make a bequest)
  2. (transitive) to legate
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of legar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of legar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of legar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of legar

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /leˈɡaɾ/, [leˈɣ̞aɾ]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin lēgāre, present active infinitive of lēgō.

Verb[edit]

legar (first-person singular present lego, first-person singular preterite legué, past participle legado)

  1. (transitive) to hand down
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Spanish legar, inherited from Latin ligāre, present active infinitive of ligō. Compare the doublets ligar and liar.

Verb[edit]

legar (first-person singular present lego, first-person singular preterite legué, past participle legado)

  1. (transitive, rare) to join, bring together, unite[1]
    Synonyms: juntar, congregar, reunir
  2. (transitive, rare, regional) to tie or bind (especially in the context of tying sheep for shearing[2])
    Synonym: atar

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ N4NTDsX” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.
  2. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A., Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, 1983–1991, →ISBN

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