ouvir

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ouvyr, oyr, from earlier ouir, from Latin audīre, present active infinitive of audiō, a compound of Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewis (clearly, manifestly) (from the root *h₂ew- (to see, perceive)) and *dʰh₁-ye/o- (to render).

Cognate with Portuguese ouvir, Spanish oír, Catalan oir, Occitan ausir, French ouïr, Italian udire and Romanian auzi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ouvir (first-person singular present ouvo, first-person singular preterite ouvín, past participle ouvido)

  1. (transitive) to hear (to perceive with the ear, without necessarily paying attention to it)
    Synonym: sentir

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References[edit]

  • ouvir” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ouvyr, oyr, from earlier ouir, from Latin audīre, present active infinitive of audiō, a compound of Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewis (clearly, manifestly) (from the root *h₂ew- (to see, perceive)) and *dʰh₁-ye/o- (to render).

Cognate with Galician ouvir, Spanish oír, Catalan oir, Occitan ausir, French ouïr, Italian udire and Romanian auzi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ouvir (first-person singular present indicative ouço, past participle ouvido)

  1. (transitive) to hear (to perceive with the ear, without necessarily paying attention to it)

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