encuentro

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Deverbal of encontrar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ẽŋˈkwẽn.tɾo]

NounEdit

encuentro m (plural encuentros)

  1. encounter, meeting
    • c. 1200, Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 5r.
      Corrio eſau aencuétro de ſo ermano. E abraçol ¬ echo ſobre ſo cuello el braço. E ſaludolo. ¬ omillos eſau. E toda ſu cópána de iacob.
      Esau ran to meet his brother, and he embraced him and put his arm over his neck. And he greeted him and bowed before Esau, and so too all of Jacob's company.

DescendantsEdit

  • Spanish: encuentro

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /enˈkwentɾo/, [ẽŋˈkwẽn̪.t̪ɾo]

Etymology 1Edit

Deverbal of encontrar. From Old Spanish encuentro

NounEdit

encuentro m (plural encuentros)

  1. encounter, meeting
  2. dispute, row
  3. (sports) match, game
    Synonym: partido
  4. (automotive) crash, collision
    Synonyms: choque, accidente
  5. (military) skirmish, clash
    Synonym: escaramuza
  6. (anatomy) underarm, armpit
    Synonyms: axila, sobaco
Related termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

encuentro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of encontrar.

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