appartenir

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin appertinēre, present active infinitive of appertineō (belong to), from Latin pertineō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

appartenir

  1. (intransitive) (+ à) to belong to
  2. (intransitive) (+ à) to concern

ConjugationEdit

  • This is a verb in a group of -ir verbs. All verbs ending in -tenir, such as contenir and détenir, are conjugated this way.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 09:35