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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin recordāre, from Latin recordārī, present active infinitive of recordor.

VerbEdit

recordar (first-person singular indicative present recordo, past participle recordáu)

  1. to remember (to recall from one's memory)
    Synonym: acordar

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin recordāre, from Latin recordārī, present active infinitive of recordor.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

recordar (first-person singular present recordo, past participle recordat)

  1. to remember, recollect
  2. to remind, be reminiscent of

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin recordāre, from Latin recordārī, present active infinitive of recordor. Compare Spanish recordar and Italian ricordare.

VerbEdit

recordar (first-person singular present indicative recordo, past participle recordado)

  1. to remember, recall, recollect
    Synonym: lembrar
  2. to remind
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of recordar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of recordar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of recordar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of recordar

Usage notesEdit

recordar and lembrar are similar to the English pair recall and remember: recordar can not always be used as a synonym for lembrar / remember. For instance when lembrar is used in the sense of "not forget to (do something)". recordar also often implies a more intense or nostalgic reliving of past memories than lembrar.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “lembrar vs recordar”, in portuguese.stackexchange.com[1], accessed October 28, 2015

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin recordāre, from Latin recordārī, present active infinitive of recordor.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rekorˈdaɾ/, [rekorˈðaɾ]

VerbEdit

recordar (first-person singular present recuerdo, first-person singular preterite recordé, past participle recordado)

  1. (transitive) to remember
    Synonym: acordarse de
    ¿Recuerdas a aquella mujer que no dejaba de tocar las ventanas, aunque se lo pedimos repetidamente?
    Do you remember that women who wouldn't stop touching the windows, even though we kept asking her [to]?
  2. (transitive) to recall, remind of
    El cuadro recuerda nuestra fragilidad.The painting reminds us of our fragility.
  3. (intransitive) to wake up

Usage notesEdit

  • Recordar is a false friend, and does not mean record. Spanish equivalents are shown in the "Translations" section of the English entry record.

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables.

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