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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish خبر (haber), from Arabic خَبَر (ḵabar).

NounEdit

haber m

  1. news

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin habēre, present active infinitive of habeō (hold, have).

VerbEdit

haber

  1. there be
    Hai muncha diferencia.
    There's a big difference.
  2. have to, be necessary (to)
    hai que coyer la carretera.
    You have to take the road.
  3. to introduce the time ago that something happened
    Hai tres años que se creó l'asociación.
    The association was created three years ago.
  4. have (used to create perfect tenses)
    había nacíu.
    He had been born.

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese aver, from Latin habēre, present active infinitive of habeō (hold, have).

VerbEdit

haber (first-person singular present hei, first-person singular preterite houben, past participle habido)

  1. (auxiliary verb taking past participle to build perfect tense) to have
  2. first-person singular personal infinitive of haber
  3. third-person singular personal infinitive of haber

ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit


InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish, from Latin habēre, present active infinitive of habeō (hold, have).

VerbEdit

haber

  1. to have

ConjugationEdit

Present habe, ha
Past habeva
Future habera
Conditional haberea
Present participle habente
Past participle habite
Imperative habe

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish خبر (haber) (compare Turkish haber), from Arabic خَبَر (ḵabar).

NounEdit

haber m (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling חאביר)

  1. news

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish خبر (haber), from Arabic خَبَر (ḵabar).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /xǎber/
  • Hyphenation: ha‧ber

NounEdit

hàber m (Cyrillic spelling ха̀бер)

  1. news information
  2. message
  3. sensation, feeling

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A Latinizing respelling of Old Spanish aver, from Vulgar Latin *avēre, from Latin habeō (hold, have), probably from Proto-Italic *habēō or *haβēō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʰh₁bʰ- (to grab, to take).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈbeɾ/, [aˈβeɾ]

VerbEdit

haber (first-person singular present he, first-person singular preterite hube, past participle habido)

  1. (auxiliary verb taking past participle to build perfect tense) to have
    He trabajado muy duro durante este mes.
    I have worked very hard during this month.
  2. (idiomatic) to hold; to possess
  3. (impersonal, in third person only) to exist; “there is”, “there are” (hay); “there was”, “there were” (había)
    (idiomatic)
    Hay gato encerrado.
    There is a catch.
    (idiomatic)
    Había gato encerrado.
    There was a catch.
  4. (with “de” + infinitive) to have to do.
    • 1920, Alain René Le Sage, Historia de Gil Blas de Santillana, page 85:
      Aquí, me dijo, has de trabajar.
      Here, he told me, you have to work.
  5. used to denote a past obligation
    Haberte llamado.
    I ought to have phoned you.

Usage notesEdit

  • (to have): haber is no longer used with the sense of ownership, except in some idioms. The modern term to express ownership is tener (to have).
  • (impersonal, in third person only, to exist): In the present indicative, the only form still in use is hay (there is, there are). The standard third-person forms are used in other tenses and moods.

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

haber m (plural haberes)

  1. asset
  2. history
  3. credit side

See alsoEdit

  • tener (to have, hold, possess)

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish خبر (haber), from Arabic خَبَر (ḵabar).

NounEdit

haber (definite accusative haberi, plural haberler)

  1. news
    haberleri izliyorum - I am watching the news
  2. information
    haberim var - I know about it (literally "I have information")
  3. knowledge

DeclensionEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

haber

  1. h-prothesized form of aber

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
aber unchanged unchanged haber
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.