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AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *sapēre, from Classial Latin sapiō, sapere (taste).

VerbEdit

saper

  1. to know

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sa.pe/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Italian zappare (to hoe).

VerbEdit

saper

  1. (transitive) to sap, do sapping work on
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to erode, wear down, undermine
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Etymology 2Edit

Unknown.

VerbEdit

saper

  1. (informal, transitive, reflexive, Europe) to dress
    Ce type-là est toujours bien sapé.
    That guy is always well-dressed.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

saper

  1. (transitive, informal, Quebec) to eat or chew noisily
  2. (transitive, informal, Quebec) to slurp

Etymology 4Edit

From sape, from Latin sappa. Compare Italian zappare, Friulian sapâ, Venetian sapar, Romanian săpa.

VerbEdit

saper

  1. (agriculture) to harvest or reap forage or cereals with a small scythe

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InterlinguaEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

saper

  1. to know

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ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

saper

  1. Apocopic form of sapere

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Torres Strait CreoleEdit

NounEdit

saper

  1. (Eastern dialect) flying fox, fruit bat

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