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EtymologyEdit

Latin advenire, present active infinitive of advenio.

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advenir

  1. (impersonal, literary or poetic) to happen; to occur

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin advenire, present active infinitive of advenio.

VerbEdit

advenir

  1. to happen, to occur
    • 1488, Jean Dupré, Lancelot du Lac, page 67:
      Lors commença Lancelot a compter toutes les adventures qui lui estoient advenues
      Then Lancelot started to recount all the adventures that had happened to him
    • 1595, Michel de Montaigne, Essais, book II, chapter 37:
      là où, quand ils sont beaucoup, ils descrient tous les coups le mestier, d’autant qu’il leur advient de faire plus souvent mal que bien.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin advenīre, present active infinitive of adveniō

VerbEdit

advenir ‎(first-person singular present advengo, first-person singular preterite advine, past participle advenido)

  1. (intransitive) to arrive
  2. (intransitive) to happen

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