trovar

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto trovi, from French trouver and Italian trovare.

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

  1. to find

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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, 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]

From Old Spanish trobar, from Old Occitan trobar, from Proto-Romance *tropāre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɾoˈbaɾ/, [t̪ɾo.ˈβ̝aɾ]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. (transitive) to versify, write poetry about something
  2. (transitive) to misconstrue (figurative use)
  3. (transitive, obsolete) to find, encounter, come across
    • ca. 1793-7, Leandro Fernández de Moratín, Viaje a Italia :
      Una dama que se halla a pie y sola en medio de un bosque quisiera trovar un comodo para volverse a la ciudad, esto es, una proporción de carruage que pueda conducirla.
      A lady who finds herself on foot and alone in the middle of a forest would like to find a couch with which to go back to the city, that is, any type of carriage that will drive her there.
    Synonym: encontrar, Synonym: hallar

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https://dle.rae.es/trovar?m=form