obedecer

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese obedecer, from Vulgar Latin *oboedescere, from Latin oboedīre, present active infinitive of oboediō.

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obedecer (first-person singular present obedezo, first-person singular preterite obedecín, past participle obedecido)

  1. to obey
  2. first-person singular personal infinitive of obedecer
  3. third-person singular personal infinitive of obedecer

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese obedecer, from Vulgar Latin *oboedēscere, from Latin oboedīre, present active infinitive of oboediō.

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obedecer (first-person singular present indicative obedeço, past participle obedecido)

  1. obey (to do as ordered)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *oboedescere, present active infinitive of *oboedesceō, from Latin oboedīre, present active infinitive of oboediō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /obedeˈθeɾ/, [oβeðeˈθeɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /obedeˈseɾ/, [oβeðeˈseɾ]

Verb[edit]

obedecer (first-person singular present obedezco, first-person singular preterite obedecí, past participle obedecido)

  1. (transitive) to obey
    Antonym: desobedecer
  2. (intransitive, with a) to be caused by

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  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

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