nevar

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See also: ñevar

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow).

Verb[edit]

nevar

  1. to snow

Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow).

Verb[edit]

nevar

  1. to snow

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow). Cognate with several Romance homonyms.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

nevar (first-person singular present nevo, past participle nevat)

  1. to snow
    En Toronto sempre neva en hivern.It always snows in Toronto in the winter.

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese nevar (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

nevar (first-person singular present nevo, first-person singular preterite nevei, past participle nevado)

  1. to snow
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of nevar
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of nevar

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References[edit]

  • nevar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • nevar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • nevar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • nevar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • nevar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

nevar

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of nevarēt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of nevarēt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of nevarēt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of nevarēt

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

nevar m

  1. indefinite plural of neve

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan nevar, from Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow). Compare Gascon nhevar, Catalan nevar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

nevar

  1. to snow

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow). First attested in Alfonso X's General Estoria (see quotation).

Verb[edit]

nevar

  1. (intransitive, impersonal) to snow
    • ca. 1275, Alfonso X, General Estoria Primera parte, (ed. by Pedro Sánchez Pietro-Borja, 2002, Alcalá de Henares: Universidad de Alcalá de Henares):
      E cuenta otrossí que los omnes d'aquella tierra que lo catan fallan por cosa provada que de la manera que nieva e llueve en tierra de Mauritaña ó es aquella fuent que d'essa guisa crece o mingua el Nilo.
      And he says, moreover, that men of that land observe, and find it proven, that depending on how it snows or rains in Mauritania, where that source is found, thus the Nile increases or decreases.

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: nevar

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (the snow).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

nevar (first-person singular present indicative nevo, past participle nevado)

  1. (impersonal) to snow (to have snow fall from the sky)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish nevar, from Vulgar Latin *nevō, ultimately from Latin nix (snow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈbaɾ/, [neˈβ̞aɾ]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

nevar (first-person singular present nievo, first-person singular preterite nevé, past participle nevado)

  1. (intransitive, impersonal) to snow
  2. (transitive) to whiten, add white colour to something

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