AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

mirar

  1. (transitive) to watch

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AsturianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *mīrāre, from Latin mīrārī, present active infinitive of mīror (to be amazed).

VerbEdit

mirar (first-person singular indicative present miro, past participle miráu)

  1. to look (to try to see)

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan mirar, from Vulgar Latin *mīrāre, from Latin mīrārī, present active infinitive of mīror (admire, marvel at).

VerbEdit

mirar (first-person singular present miro, past participle mirat)

  1. to look, to look at, to watch
  2. (mirar de) to try

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mirar, from Vulgar Latin *mīrāre, from Latin mīrārī, present active infinitive of mīror (admire, marvel at).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mirar (first-person singular present miro, first-person singular preterite mirei, past participle mirado)

  1. to look
    Synonyms: ollar, ver
  2. to watch, to observe
    Synonym: ollar
  3. (transitive with para) to look at
    Mira pra min!Look at me!
  4. (regional, western) to see
    Non che mirín na feira!I didn't see you at the fair!
    Synonym: ver
  5. (transitive with de) to try
    Synonyms: intentar, tentar
  6. (transitive with por) to look after; to watch out
    Mira polos cativos!Look after the kids!
    Synonym: coidar
  7. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of mirar
  8. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of mirar

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ReferencesEdit

  • mirar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • mirar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • mirar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • mirar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • mirar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish mirar, from Vulgar Latin *mīrāre, from the deponent Latin mīrārī, present active infinitive of mīror (admire, marvel at). Compare Spanish mirar, Portuguese mirar (to aim), dated French mirer (to stare).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mirar (Latin spelling)

  1. (transitive) to look at; to watch
    • 1979, Kamelia Shahar, “La verdadera felisidad”, in Aki Yerushalayim, number 1:
      Eliau Anavi ke lo estava mirando d'enfrente se aserko de el i le disho: Dime ombre, deke estas de negra umor ?
      The prophet Elijah, who was watching him from across, approached him and said: Tell me, man, why are you in a bad mood?
  2. (intransitive) to look

Northern KurdishEdit

NounEdit

mirar ?

  1. carcass

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

mirar m

  1. indefinite plural of mir

AnagramsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese mirar, from Vulgar Latin *mīrāre, from Latin mīrārī, present active infinitive of mīror (admire, marvel at).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mirar (first-person singular present indicative miro, past participle mirado)

  1. (poetic) to see; to observe
    Synonyms: contemplar, enxergar, espreitar, observar, olhar, ver
  2. to sight; to aim (to point a weapon towards the target)
    Synonym: apontar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish mirar, from Vulgar Latin *mīrāre, from the deponent Latin mīrārī, present active infinitive of mīror (admire, marvel at). Compare Ladino mirar, Portuguese mirar (to aim), dated French mirer (to stare).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /miˈɾaɾ/, [miˈɾaɾ]

VerbEdit

mirar (first-person singular present miro, first-person singular preterite miré, past participle mirado)

  1. (transitive) to look at (to try to see, to pay attention to with one’s eyes)
  2. (transitive) to watch (to look at, view, or observe for a period of time)
    Estábamos mirando la televisión.
    We were watching TV.
  3. (transitive) to watch (to mind, attend, or guard)
  4. (transitive) to consider, think over (to think about seriously)
  5. (transitive, usually in the imperative) used for emphasis; look
    ¡Mira qué linda!How pretty!
  6. (transitive) to seek, look for (to try to find)
  7. (intransitive) to look (to try to see something, to pay attention with one’s eyes)
  8. (intransitive, of a structure) to face, overlook (to be oriented towards a certain direction or thing)

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See alsoEdit

  • ver (to see)