perdoar

See also: perdõar

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese perdõar (to forgive), from Vulgar Latin *perdonāre (compare Spanish and Catalan perdonar, French pardonner, Italian perdonare), from Latin per- + dōnāre (to give), a loan-translation of a Germanic word represented by Frankish *firgeban (to forgive, give up completely), from *fir- + *geban. More at forgive.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

perdoar (first-person singular present indicative perdoo, past participle perdoado)

  1. to forgive; to pardon
  2. (law) to pardon (to grant an official pardon for a crime)
  3. to treat mercifully
  4. to forgive a debt

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QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:perdoar.

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