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LadinoEdit

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin ad paene (almost). Unrelated to pena (pain, punishment).

AdverbEdit

apenas (not comparable)

  1. only; just; merely (no more than)
    Synonyms: (more informal), somente
  2. barely (by a small margin)
    Synonym: mal

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

apenas

  1. second-person singular (tu) present indicative of apenar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin ad paene (almost). Unrelated to pena (pain, punishment).

AdverbEdit

apenas

  1. hardly, scarcely
  2. recently, just
    Apenas terminé.I've just finished.
  3. as soon as
    Apenas termine mi tarea, usaré la computadora.As soon as I finish my homework, I’ll use the computer.
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

apenas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of apenar.