perecer

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *perescō, *perescere, from Latin pereō, perīre.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /pe.ɾeˈse(ʁ)/, [pe.ɾeˈse(h)]
    • IPA(key): (São Paulo) /pe.ɾeˈse(ɾ)/, [pe.ɾeˈse(ɾ)]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /pe.ɾeˈse(ʁ)/, [pe.ɾeˈse(χ)]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /pɨ.ɾɨˈseɾ/, [pɨ.ɾɨˈseɾ]

Verb[edit]

perecer (first-person singular present indicative pereço, past participle perecido)

  1. to perish, die

Conjugation[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *perescō, *perescere, from Latin pereō, perīre. Also found in Old Spanish in the form perir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /peɾeˈθeɾ/, [pe.ɾeˈθeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /peɾeˈseɾ/, [pe.ɾeˈseɾ]

Verb[edit]

perecer (first-person singular present perezco, first-person singular preterite perecí, past participle perecido)

  1. (intransitive) to die, to perish (cease to live)
    Synonym: morir
  2. to long for

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