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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese desviar, from Latin dēviāre, present active infinitive of dēviō

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

desviar (first-person singular present indicative desvio, past participle desviado)

  1. to divert
  2. to deviate
  3. to deflect
  4. to swerve
  5. to detour

ConjugationEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēviāre, with replacement of Latin dē- by Spanish des-

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /desˈbjaɾ/, [d̪ezˈβjaɾ]

VerbEdit

desviar (first-person singular present desvío, first-person singular preterite desvié, past participle desviado)

  1. to detour, deviate.

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: stressed í in certain conjugations; monosyllabic forms do not have a written accent in certain conjugations.