AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From falta +‎ -ar.

VerbEdit

faltar (first-person singular indicative present falto, past participle faltáu)

  1. to be lacking/missing
  2. to disappear from
  3. to fail

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From falta +‎ -ar.

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VerbEdit

faltar (first-person singular present falto, past participle faltat)

  1. to be lacking
  2. to be left, to remain
  3. to be missing, to be absent
    Synonym: mancar

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Further readingEdit

  • “faltar” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From falta +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: fal‧tar

VerbEdit

faltar (first-person singular present falto, first-person singular preterite faltei, past participle faltado)

  1. (intransitive) to be missing; to be lacking
    Faltou luz na cidade inteira.
    The entire city’s power went off.
    (literally, “The light went missing in the whole city.”)
  2. (transitive with a) to be lacking from; to be absent from
    Falta-te coragem.You lack courage. (literally, “Courage is absent in you.”)
  3. (transitive with a) to skip, miss
    Faltei à escola.I skipped school.
  4. (intransitive) to remain; to be left (for completing something)
    faltam duas horas para sua saída.
    It’s only two hours left for him/her to leave.
  5. inflection of faltar:
    1. first/third-person singular future subjunctive
    2. first/third-person singular personal infinitive

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From falta +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /falˈtaɾ/, [fal̪ˈt̪aɾ]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

faltar (first-person singular present falto, first-person singular preterite falté, past participle faltado)

  1. (intransitive, or transitive with a or de) to be lacking, lack, not have
    Synonym: carecer
    Te falta imaginación.
    You lack imagination.
    (literally, “Imagination lacks to you.”)
  2. (intransitive) to remain
    ¿Cuánto tiempo falta?
    How much time left?
    Falta un mes para mi cumpleaños.
    My birthday is a month away.
  3. (intransitive) to be absent, missing
    aún falta una persona
    one person is still missing
  4. (transitive with a) to miss (a date or an appointment)
    faltar al trabajoto miss work

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