respirer

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

respirer (plural respirers)

  1. an organism that respires

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French respirer, from Old French respirer, borrowed from Latin respīrāre, present active infinitive of respīrō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

respirer

  1. to breathe
    • 2003, Mickey 3D, Respire
      Il faut que tu respires
      Et ça c'est rien de le dire
      Tu vas pas mourir de rire
      Et c'est pas rien de le dire

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

respīrer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of respīrō

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French respirer.

VerbEdit

respirer

  1. to breathe

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

DescendantsEdit

  • French: respirer

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin respīrāre, present active infinitive of respīrō.

VerbEdit

respirer

  1. to respire; to breathe
  2. (figuratively) to come back to life
  3. (transitive) to revive (someone)

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (respirer, supplement)

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • respirar (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin respīrō, respīrāre.

VerbEdit

respirer

  1. (Puter) to breathe

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WalloonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French respirer, a borrowing from Latin respīrō, respīrāre.

VerbEdit

respirer

  1. to breathe

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