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EtymologyEdit

Semi-learned modification (based on the original Latin etymology) and conjugation change of Old Spanish emer[1], itself inherited from Latin gemere, present active infinitive of gemō. Compare Portuguese gemer.

VerbEdit

gemir (first-person singular present gimo, first-person singular preterite gemí, past participle gemido)

  1. to groan, to moan, to wail

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: e weakens to i in certain conjugations.

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