purchacer

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pur- +‎ chacer

Verb[edit]

purchacer

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of porchacier
  2. (Anglo-Norman) to obtain; to acquire
  3. (late Anglo-Norman) to buy; to purchase

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-c, *-cs, *-ct are modified to z, z, zt. In addition, c becomes ç before an a, o or u to keep the /ts/ sound intact. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: purchase