queimar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese queimar, from a Vulgar Latin *caimāre (possibly influenced by Greek), from Latin cremāre, present active infinitive of cremō, from Proto-Indo-European *ker (to burn). Compare Portuguese queimar, Asturian and Spanish quemar, also Catalan cremar.

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queimar (first-person singular present queimo, first-person singular preterite queimei, past participle queimado)

  1. to burn, set fire to
  2. to cause a burn on the skin
  3. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of queimar
  4. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of queimar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese queimar, from a Vulgar Latin *caimāre (possibly influenced by Greek), from Latin cremāre, present active infinitive of cremō, from Proto-Indo-European *ker (to burn). Doublet of cremar.

Compare Galician queimar and Spanish quemar, also Catalan cremar.

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Verb[edit]

queimar (first-person singular present indicative queimo, past participle queimado)

  1. to burn
    1. (intransitive) to be on fire, to be consumed by flames
      Synonyms: arder, pegar fogo
    2. (transitive) to set on fire
    3. (intransitive, figuratively) to feel hot
  2. (figuratively) to harm one's reputation or image

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