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EtymologyEdit

From Old French ateindre, ataindre, from Vulgar Latin *attangere, alteration of Latin attingere, present active infinitive of attingō, based on tangō, tangere.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.tɛ̃dʁ/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛ̃dr

VerbEdit

atteindre

  1. to attain
  2. to reach
  3. to accomplish
  4. to achieve

ConjugationEdit

This verb is conjugated like peindre. It uses the same endings as rendre or vendre, but its -nd- becomes -gn- before a vowel, and its past participle ends in ‘t’ instead of a vowel.

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