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EtymologyEdit

From Latin adveniō, advenīre (to come to, to arrive).

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VerbEdit

avenir (first-person singular present avinc, past participle avingut)

  1. (reflexive) to get on with someone, without conflict
    Al final les parts en disputa s'han avingut.
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  2. (reflexive) to come to terms
    No m'en puc avenir que en Manel s'hagi mort.
    I can't accept that Manel is dead.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the expression temps à venir ("time (that is) to come"). Cf. also Old French avenir.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /av.niʁ/
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NounEdit

avenir m (plural avenirs)

  1. future
    Synonym: futur
    Antonyms: passé, présent

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin adveniō, advenīre (to come to, to arrive). Cf. also the inherited doublet aveindre, avoindre, advaindre (pull or take something from its resting place; reach or attain something through effort), coming through a Vulgar Latin form *advenǐre or influenced by ateindre, ataindre (modern atteindre).

VerbEdit

avenir

  1. to happen

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a stressed present stem avien distinct from the unstressed stem aven, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin advenīre, present active infinitive of adveniō. Doublet of advenir.

VerbEdit

avenir (first-person singular present avengo, first-person singular preterite avine, past participle avenido)

  1. (transitive) to reconcile
  2. (reflexive) to agree, accept
    avenirse en algo - to agree on something
    avenirse a hacer algo - to agree to do something
    avenirse con alguien - to get along with someone
    avenirse a algo - to accept or resign oneself to something
  3. to match
  4. (intransitive, dated) to happen

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