hablar

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish fablar, from Latin fābulārī (compare Galician falar, Portuguese falar), present infinitive of deponent fābulor ‎(I chat, converse), from fābula ‎(talk, conversation), from for ‎(I speak, say), from Proto-Italic *fāōr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂- ‎(to speak).

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hablar ‎(first-person singular present hablo, first-person singular preterite hablé, past participle hablado)

  1. (intransitive) to talk; to speak; to communicate using words
    Hablamos del proyecto.‎ ― We talk about the project.
    ¿Ya hablaste con él?‎ ― Have you already spoken with him?
  2. (transitive) to speak (a language)
    Hablo inglés.‎ ― I speak English.

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