jogar

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

jog (right, law) + -ar which was misinterpreted as a suffix (compare szivar, ivar). Created by József Bajza during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th-19th centuries.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoɡɒr/
  • Hyphenation: jo‧gar

NounEdit

jogar (plural jogarok)

  1. sceptre (scepter)

DeclensionEdit


OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin iocor

VerbEdit

jogar

  1. to play

ConjugationEdit


Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *iocāre, from Latin iocari, present active infinitive of iocor (joke, jest; play).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

jogar

  1. to play
    • 13th century, attributed to Alfonso X of Castile, Cantigas de Santa Maria, E codex, cantiga 294 (facsimile):
      Como hũa moller q̇ iogaua os dados en pulla lançou hũa pedra aa omagen de ſ[ant]a mari[a] por q̇ perdera ⁊ parou un angeo de pedra que y eſtava a mão ⁊ reçibiu o colpe.
      How a woman who was playing dice in Apulia threw a stone at the statue of Holy Mary because she had lost, and an angel of stone which was there reached out its hand and received the blow.

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese jogar, from Vulgar Latin *iocāre, from Latin iocari, present active infinitive of iocor (joke, jest; play). Compare Spanish jugar. [1]

VerbEdit

jogar (first-person singular present indicative jogo, past participle jogado)

  1. to play
  2. to throw

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.infopedia.pt/pesquisa-global/jogar
Last modified on 15 March 2014, at 00:03