plegar

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin plicāre, present active infinitive of plicō.

Verb[edit]

plegar

  1. to arrive

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned term from Latin plicāre, present active infinitive of plicō. Compare the inherited doublet llegar.

Verb[edit]

plegar (first-person singular indicative present plego, past participle plegáu)

  1. (transitive) to fold

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Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Latin plicāre, present active infinitive of plicō, from Proto-Indo-European *pleḱ- (to plait, to weave).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

plegar (first-person singular present plego, past participle plegat)

  1. (transitive) to fold
  2. (transitive) to bend
  3. (figurative, transitive, intransitive) to finish (work etc.)
    Synonym: acabar

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Further reading[edit]

  • “aplegar” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Latin plicāre, present active infinitive of plicō.

Verb[edit]

plegar

  1. (transitive) to fold

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned term taken from Latin plicāre, present active infinitive of plicō, and undergoing some adaptation to the Spanish language over time; compare the inherited doublet llegar. Cognate with English ply and plicate.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pleˈɡaɾ/, [pleˈɣaɾ]

Verb[edit]

plegar (first-person singular present pliego, first-person singular preterite plegué, past participle plegado)

  1. (transitive) to fold
    Synonym: doblar
    Antonym: desplegar

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: e becomes ie in stressed syllables; g becomes a gu before e.

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