AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink).

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beber

  1. to drink

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink).

VerbEdit

beber (first-person singular indicative present bebo, past participle bebíu)

  1. to drink

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese beber, bever, from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink).

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VerbEdit

beber (first-person singular present bebo, first-person singular preterite bebín, past participle bebido)

  1. to drink
    Synonym: trincar

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ReferencesEdit

  • beber” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • beber” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • beber” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • beber” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • beber” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from a Germanic or Celtic language, both from Proto-Indo-European *bʰébʰrus (whence Latin fiber).

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NounEdit

beber m (genitive bebrī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) beaver

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (nominative singular in -er).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative beber bebrī
Genitive bebrī bebrōrum
Dative bebrō bebrīs
Accusative bebrum bebrōs
Ablative bebrō bebrīs
Vocative beber bebrī

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese beber, bever (to drink), from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (I drink), from Proto-Italic *pibō, from Proto-Indo-European *píph₃eti.

Cognate with Galician beber, Spanish beber, Catalan beure, Occitan beure, French boire, Italian bere and Romanian bea.

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VerbEdit

beber (first-person singular present indicative bebo, past participle bebido)

  1. (transitive) to drink (something)
    Ele está bebendo água.He is drinking water.
  2. (intransitive) to consume alcoholic beverages
    João bebeu muito na festa.John drank a lot at the party.
  3. (intransitive) to drink something.
    Preciso beber!I need to drink!

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DescendantsEdit

  • Kabuverdianu: bebe

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) baiver
  • (Sursilvan) beiber
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) bever

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bibō, bibere.

VerbEdit

beber

  1. (Sutsilvan) to drink

SpanishEdit

Sense 1

EtymologyEdit

Re-latinized from Old Spanish bever, from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō (to drink), from Proto-Italic *pibō, from Proto-Indo-European *píph₃eti. Cognate with Portuguese beber, Italian bere, French boire, Romanian bea.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /beˈbeɾ/, [beˈβ̞eɾ]
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VerbEdit

beber (first-person singular present bebo, first-person singular preterite bebí, past participle bebido)

  1. (transitive) to drink
    Synonym: tomar
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to draw from (to be inspired by)
    su narrativa bebe de lo personal(please add an English translation of this usage example)

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