preñar

See also: prenar

AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

preñar (first-person singular indicative present preño, past participle preñáu)

  1. to impregnate, make pregnant

ConjugationEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *praegnāre (attested in Medieval Latin), back-formed from Latin praegnāns (pregnant), from earlier praegnās, formed from prae- (before) and the root of gnāscor (to be born), from Proto-Italic *gnāskōr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₁-.

VerbEdit

preñar (first-person singular present preño, first-person singular preterite preñé, past participle preñado)

  1. (transitive) to impregnate, make pregnant
    Synonyms: embarazar, empreñar

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit