surgir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin surgere, present active infinitive of surgō (I get up, arise). Doublet of sourdre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /syʁ.ʒiʁ/
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Verb[edit]

surgir

  1. (intransitive) to emerge or appear; to crop up
  2. (intransitive) to arise or stand up

Conjugation[edit]

This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin surgere, present active infinitive of surgō (I get up, arise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

surgir (first-person singular present indicative surjo, past participle surgido)

  1. to emerge
  2. to appear
    Synonyms: aparecer, exsurgir
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of surgir
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of surgir
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of surgir
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of surgir

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin surgere, present active infinitive of surgō (I get up, arise). Cognate with English surge and source.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

surgir (first-person singular present surjo, first-person singular preterite surgí, past participle surgido)

  1. (intransitive) to arise, emerge, surface, crop up, spring up, pop up
  2. (intransitive) to appear
    Synonym: aparecer
  3. (intransitive) to grow out of, to come from, arise from (followed by de)
  4. to advance, ascent, rise (move up socially or professionally)
    Synonyms: trepar, escalar, subir

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