virar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic, from Proto-Indo-European *weh₁y- (to twist).[1][2] Confer Breton gwar (curved), from Proto-Celtic *wēro- (crooked).[3]

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Verb[edit]

virar (first-person singular present viro, first-person singular preterite virei, past participle virado)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to turn, rotate
    • 1432, Antonio Fernández Salgado (ed.), A documentación medieval de San Bieito do Campo. Santiago: USC, page 74:
      prometemos de o teer, conprir e agardar e nõ virarmos contra elo
      we promise to keep [this deal], to fulfill it, and to don't turn against it
  2. (transitive) to turn upside down
  3. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to become; to alter in manner or appearance
  4. first-person and third-person singular future subjunctive of virar
  5. first-person and third-person singular personal infinitive of virar

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References[edit]

  • virar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • virar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • virar” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • virar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. virar.
  2. ^ Grzega, Joachim (2001) Romania Gallica Cisalpina etymologisch-geolinguistische Studien zu den oberitalienisch-rätoromanischen Keltizismen[1], Tübingen: M. Niemeyer, →ISBN, page 260 – via De Gruyter.
  3. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Latin viro

Verb[edit]

virar

  1. to turn

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *virāre, from Latin gȳrāre or vibrāre.

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Verb[edit]

virar (first-person singular present indicative viro, past participle virado)

  1. to turn or bend (around)
    virar à esquerdato turn left
  2. to upset or topple
  3. (nautical) to capsize
  4. (Brazil, transitive) to become
    virar um astroto become a celebrity
    Synonyms: tornar, transformar
  5. (used with se, intransitive, persons) to do something by oneself or without help
    Se vire com seu problema!Solve your problem by yourself!

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from a Vulgar Latin root *virāre, of uncertain origin: possibly of Celtic; (compare Welsh gwyro) or possibly a variation of Latin vibrāre or gȳrāre. See also French virer, Italian virare.

Verb[edit]

virar (first-person singular present viro, first-person singular preterite viré, past participle virado)

  1. to veer
  2. (nautical) to tack

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

virar

  1. present tense of vira.