voar

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese voar (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin volāre, present active infinitive of volō (I fly).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

voar (first-person singular present voo, first-person singular preterite voei, past participle voado)

  1. to fly
  2. to pass rapidly
  3. (transitive) to blow up, detonate, explode
    • c1350, K. M. Parker (ed.), Historia Troyana. Santiago: Instituto "Padre Sarmiento", page 137:
      Et aly veeriades escudos quebrãtar et lanças voar en peças
      And there you would see shields to break and spears to blow up in pieces
  4. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of voar
  5. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of voar

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • voar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • voar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • voar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • voar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • voar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese voar, from Latin volāre, present active infinitive of volō (I fly).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

voar (first-person singular present indicative voo, past participle voado)

  1. to fly

Conjugation[edit]


Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Norn [Term?], from Old Norse vár, from Proto-Indo-European *wésr̥

Noun[edit]

voar

  1. spring (season)