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Borrowed from Latin ērigere, present active infinitive of ērigō.

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erigir (first-person singular present erigeixo, past participle erigit)

  1. To erect, construct

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin erigere, present active infinitive of erigō. Compare the inherited doublet erguer.

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erigir (first-person singular present indicative erijo, past participle erigido)

  1. (transitive) to set up; to construct; to build
    Synonyms: erguer, construir

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin erigere, present active infinitive of erigō. Compare the inherited erguir. Compare English erect.

VerbEdit

erigir (first-person singular present erijo, first-person singular preterite erigí, past participle erigido)

  1. to build, build up
  2. to set up, establish
  3. to erect
    • 1821, Antonio Ranz Romanillos (translator), Vidas paralelas:
      Muerta de allí a poco la ramera Pitonlea, de quien había estado enamorado Hárpalo, teniendo de ella una hija, quiso erigirle a toda costa un monumento, y dio a Caricles este encargo, que, sobre no ser en sí muy decoroso, todavía cedió en mayor vergüenza suya cuando dio acabado el sepulcro
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