morir

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Catalan morir, from Vulgar Latin *morīre, regularization of Latin morī, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

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morir (first-person singular present moro, past participle mort)

  1. to die

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Franco-Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

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morir

  1. to die

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Ladin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

Verb[edit]

morir

  1. to die

Conjugation[edit]

  • Ladin conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

Occitan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan morir, from Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

morir

  1. to die

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

Verb[edit]

morir

  1. (intransitive) to die
  2. (transitive, rare, takes avoir as an auxiliary) to kill
    • 12th Century, Unknown, Raoul de Cambrai:
      Se l'avés mort il m'en poise forment.
      If you have killed him, it will bother me greatly.

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a stressed present stem muer distinct from the unstressed stem mor, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: mourir
  • Norman: mouothi (Jersey), mouorir (Guernsey)
  • Walloon: mori

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

Verb[edit]

morir

  1. to die (stop being alive)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

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Verb[edit]

morir (first-person singular present muero, first-person singular preterite morí, past participle muerto)

  1. to die
    Synonyms: estirar la pata, fallecer, morirse, palmar, petatearse
    La caballerosidad no ha muerto.
    Chivalry is not dead.
  2. (reflexive) to die
    Synonym: morir

Usage notes[edit]

  • The reflexive form for this verb is more colloquial, while non-reflexive form (morir) is more formal.
  • Widely used figuratively:
    • Me morí del aburrimientoboredom was insufferable for me (literally, “I died because of boredom”)
    • Me morí del sustofright was terrible for me (literally, “I died because of fright”)

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-. Compare Italian morire, Spanish morir, English mortuary. Norwegian Bokmål morse (to die) was borrowed from Latin.

Verb[edit]

morir

  1. (intransitive) to die

Conjugation[edit]

  • Venetian conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.