trabalhar

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Vulgar Latin *tripaliāre, present active infinitive of *tripaliō, from tripalium (a torture instrument), from Latin tripālis (that which has three stakes). Compare Catalan treballar, French travailler, Portuguese trabalhar, Spanish trabajar.

VerbEdit

trabalhar

  1. to work

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese traballar, from Vulgar Latin *tripaliāre, present active infinitive of *tripaliō, from tripalium (a torture instrument), from Latin tripālis (that which has three stakes), from tria + palus. Compare Catalan treballar, French travailler, and Spanish trabajar.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

trabalhar (first-person singular present indicative trabalho, past participle trabalhado)

  1. to work (to do a specific task)
    Eu trabalho em um hospital.
    I work in a hospital.
    Eu estou trabalhando em um projeto.
    I'm working on a project.

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