manter

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

13th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese manteer, mantẽer, from Late Latin manūteneō, manūtenēre (I support), from Latin manū (with the hand) + teneō (I hold).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

manter (first-person singular present manteño, first-person singular preterite mantiven, past participle mantido)

  1. to maintain, to preserve
    Synonym: conservar
  2. to sustain
    Synonyms: soster, termar
  3. to nourish, feed
    Synonyms: alimentar, soster
  4. first-person singular personal infinitive of manter
  5. third-person singular personal infinitive of manter

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References[edit]

  • manter” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • manter” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • manter” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • manter” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • manter” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French menteur

Noun[edit]

manter

  1. liar (masculine)

Reference[edit]

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese manteer, mantẽer, from Late Latin manūteneō, manūtenēre (I support), from Latin manū (with the hand) + teneō (I hold). Compare Spanish mantener, French maintenir, Italian mantener.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

manter (first-person singular present indicative mantenho, past participle mantido)

  1. to keep, maintain
  2. to hold, sustain, support

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Quotations[edit]

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

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Seychellois Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French menteur

Noun[edit]

manter

  1. liar (masculine)

Reference[edit]

  • Danielle D’Offay et Guy Lionnet, Diksyonner Kreol - Franse / Dictionnaire Créole Seychellois - Français