significar

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin significāre, present active infinitive of significō.

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significar (first-person singular indicative present significo, past participle significáu)

  1. to mean, signify

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin significāre, present active infinitive of significō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

significar (first-person singular present significo, past participle significat)

  1. to mean, to signify
    Si hi ha núvols al cel, significa que plourà.If there are clouds in the sky, it means that it's going to rain.
    Synonym: voler dir

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin significāre, present active infinitive of significō.

VerbEdit

significar (first-person singular present significo, first-person singular preterite signifiquei, past participle significado)

  1. to mean, signify
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of significar
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of significar

ConjugationEdit

  • Note: signific- are changed to signifiqu- before front vowels (e).

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InterlinguaEdit

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significar

  1. to mean; signify

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin significāre, present active infinitive of significō.

VerbEdit

significar (first-person singular present indicative significo, past participle significado)

  1. (transitive) to mean (to have a particular meaning)
    A palavra “livro” significa um conjunto de páginas ligadas.The word “book” means a collection of bound pages.
  2. (transitive, often taking que and a subordinate clause) to mean; to signify (to indicate a consequence)
    Isso significa guerra.This means war.
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of significar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of significar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of significar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of significar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin significāre, present active infinitive of significō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /siɡnifiˈkaɾ/, [siɣ̞.ni.fiˈkaɾ]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

significar (first-person singular present significo, first-person singular preterite signifiqué, past participle significado)

  1. to signify
  2. to mean
  3. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to stand out
    Synonym: distinguirse
    se significa por su inteligencia(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  4. (takes a reflexive pronoun, transitive with en) to speak out, to assert (to voice one's opinion)
    significarse en contra de la guerrato speak out against the war

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