optar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin optāre, present active infinitive of optō (I choose).

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optar (first-person singular present opto, past participle optat)

  1. To pick, choose, go for

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Old Norse[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

optar (positive opt, superlative optast)

  1. oftener

References[edit]

  • opt”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin optāre, present active infinitive of optō (I choose). Compare the inherited doublet outar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

optar (first-person singular present indicative opto, past participle optado)

  1. to opt; to choose; to pick
    Synonyms: decidir, escolher, selecionar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin optāre, present active infinitive of optō (to choose).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /obˈtaɾ/, [oβ̞ˈt̪aɾ]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

optar (first-person singular present opto, first-person singular preterite opté, past participle optado)

  1. to opt

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