trovar

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto trovi, from French trouver and Italian trovare.

Verb[edit]

trovar (present tense trovas, past tense trovis, future tense trovos, imperative trovez, conditional trovus)

  1. to find

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Interlingua[edit]

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trovar

  1. to find

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Italian[edit]

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trovar

  1. Apocopic form of trovare

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese trobar, which was borrowed from Old Occitan trobar, which was inherited from Vulgar Latin *tropāre, present active infinitive of *tropō, from Latin tropus. Cognate with Galician trobar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /truˈvar/
  • Hyphenation: tro‧var

Verb[edit]

trovar

  1. to compose verses or songs
  2. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of trovar
  3. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of trovar
  4. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of trovar
  5. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of trovar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Occitan trobar. Cf. Old Spanish trobar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɾoˈbaɾ/, [t̪ɾoˈβaɾ]

Verb[edit]

trovar (first-person singular present trovo, first-person singular preterite trové, past participle trovado)

  1. to versify, write poetry
  2. to misconstrue (figurative use)

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