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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aperīre, present active infinitive of aperiō (I open).

VerbEdit

abrir

  1. to open
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This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese abrir, from Latin aperīre, present active infinitive of aperiō (I open).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

abrir (first-person singular present abro, first-person singular preterite abrín, past participle aberto)

  1. to open

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Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aperīre, present active infinitive of aperiō (I open), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂epo (of; from).

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VerbEdit

abrir

  1. to open

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese abrir, from Latin aperīre, present active infinitive of aperiō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂epo (off, from) + Proto-Indo-European *wer-iō (open).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

abrir (first-person singular present indicative abro, past participle aberto)

  1. (transitive) To open.
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 180:
      Se você não abrir a porta, vamos arrombá-la!
      If you are not going to open the door, we will break it down!
  2. (transitive, card games, poker) To deal (a card).

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Further readingEdit

  • abrir in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aperīre, present active infinitive of aperiō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈbɾiɾ/, [aˈβɾiɾ]

NounEdit

abrir m (plural abrires)

  1. the act of opening

VerbEdit

abrir (first-person singular present abro, first-person singular preterite abrí, past participle abierto)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, reflexive) to open
    Por favor abre la ventana, Jorge.
    Please open the window, George.
  2. (transitive) to unlock
    Abro la cerradura.
    I unlock the lock.
  3. (transitive) to turn on
    Abrió la llave.
    He turned on the faucet.
  4. (reflexive) to open up (to become communicative)
  5. (reflexive, slang) to leave, go away
  6. (Latin America, reflexive) to withdraw, back out of

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