peți

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin root *petīre, from Latin petere, present active infinitive of petō. Compare Old Neapolitan pezzire ("to ask/beg for alms"), Italian pezzente ‎(beggar), Spanish and Portuguese pedir.

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a peți ‎(third-person singular present pețește, past participle pețit4th conj.

  1. to propose, ask to marry, often through an intermediate, such as the woman's family
  2. to sue (seek by request, petition)

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