plañir

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned modification (based on the original Latin etymology) and conjugation change of Old Spanish llañer[1] (compare also Old Portuguese changer and modern planger), itself inherited from Latin plangere, present active infinitive of plangō (compare Italian piangere, French plaindre, Romanian plânge), and ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pleh₂k-.

Verb[edit]

plañir ‎(first-person singular present plaño, first-person singular preterite plañí, past participle plañido)

  1. to cry and groan

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: Any unstressed i immediately after a root ending in ll, ñ or i is always absorbed.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ https://etd.ohiolink.edu/rws_etd/document/get/osu1275060463/inline