queda

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See also: quedá and quedà

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

queda

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of quedar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of quedar

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

queda

  1. third-person singular present indicative of quedar
  2. second-person singular imperative of quedar

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese caeda, from Vulgar Latin *cadeta (a falling, drop) feminine past participle of *cadescere, from Latin cadere. Compare Spanish caída.

Noun[edit]

queda f (plural quedas)

  1. a fall
    O orgulho antecede a queda.Pride comes before a fall.
  2. drop
    Houve uma queda de temperatura depois da chuva.There was a drop in temperature after the rain.
  3. crash
    Como aconteceu a queda do avião?How did the plane crash come about?
  4. talent, ability
    A garota não tinha queda para música.The girl lacked musical ability.
  5. downfall, decay, decline

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

queda

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of quedar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of quedar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quiētus, past participle of quiescĕre.

Adjective[edit]

queda

  1. feminine singular of quedo

Noun[edit]

queda f (plural quedas)

  1. curfew

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

queda

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of quedar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of quedar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of quedar.