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respirer (plural respirers)

  1. An organism that respires.

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Etymology edit

Inherited from Middle French respirer, from Old French respirer, borrowed from Latin respīrāre.

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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
      (please add an English translation of this quotation)

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respīrer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of respīrō

Middle French edit

Etymology edit

From Old French respirer.

Verb edit

respirer

  1. to breathe

Conjugation edit

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

Descendants edit

  • French: respirer

Old French edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin respīrāre, present active infinitive of respīrō.

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respirer

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

Conjugation edit

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.

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References edit

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

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

Etymology edit

From Latin respīrō, respīrāre.

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respirer

  1. (Puter) to breathe

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Etymology edit

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

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respirer

  1. to breathe

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