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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cantar (plural cantars)

  1. Alternative spelling of kantar

AnagramsEdit


AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō.

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. to sing

ConjugationEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō.

VerbEdit

cantar (first-person singular indicative present canto, past participle cantáu)

  1. to sing

ConjugationEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal cantar, chantar, from Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n- (to sing).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cantar (first-person singular present canto, past participle cantat)

  1. to sing

ConjugationEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese cantar, from Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō.

VerbEdit

cantar (first-person singular present canto, first-person singular preterite cantei, past participle cantado)

  1. to sing

ConjugationEdit


InterlinguaEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. to sing

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkan̪ˠt̪ˠəɾˠ]

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. present indicative autonomous of can
  2. imperative autonomous of can
  3. present subjunctive autonomous of can

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cantar chantar gcantar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal cantar, chantar, from Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō.

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. (Gascony, Languedoc, Provence) to sing

ConjugationEdit


Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō (I sing).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. to sing (to produce music with one’s voice)

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese cantar, from Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cantar (first-person singular present indicative canto, past participle cantado)

  1. (transitive) to sing, to say musically
    Começarei cantando meu último sucesso, e então a próxima música será uma surpresa.
    I will start singing my last hit, then the next song is a surprise.
  2. (intransitive) to sing (express sounds musically through the voice)
    Enquanto passava pelo jardim, pude ouvir um pássaro cantar.
    While I was walking through the garden, I could hear a bird singing.
  3. (transitive) to say with rhythm, chant
    Enquanto tomava minhas medidas, ele cantava baixinho para si mesmo os números.
    While taking my measures, he was chanting the numbers to himself in a soft voice.
  4. (transitive, colloquial) to seduce by flattery
    As únicas coisas que ele faz o dia todo são comer, dormir, e cantar meninas.
    The only things he does all day are eat, sleep and seduce girls.
  5. First-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of cantar
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) future subjunctive of cantar
  7. First-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of cantar
  8. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) personal infinitive of cantar

ConjugationEdit

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:cantar.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantō, cantāre.

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) to sing

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cantar (first-person singular present canto, first-person singular preterite canté, past participle cantado)

  1. (transitive) to sing

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

cantar m (plural cantares)

  1. A type of shanty or popular song.

VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō. Compare Italian cantare.

VerbEdit

cantar

  1. to sing

ConjugationEdit

  • Venetian conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.