See also: Vágar, vägar, and vågar

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vagor.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vagar (first-person singular present vago, past participle vagat)

  1. to roam, to wander

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GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vagar (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin vacārī.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [baˈɣaɾ]
  • Hyphenation: va‧gar

VerbEdit

vagar (first-person singular present vago, first-person singular preterite vaguei, past participle vagado)

  1. (archaic) to be vacant or void
ConjugationEdit
  • Note: vag- are changed to vagu- before front vowels (e).

NounEdit

vagar m (plural vagares)

  1. time; occasion, opportunity
    Cando teñas vagar bótalle unha olladaWhenever you have time take a look at this
    • 1707, Salvador Francisco Roel, Entremés ao real e feliz parto da nosa raíña:
      Afonso:
      Pond'a messa, Cathaliña.
      Christobo:
      Sacad'essa bota, Irena.
      Alberte:
      Sacà, Marta, esse pernil.
      Cathaliña:
      Homes tende pouca pressa,
      que para todo ay bagar.
      Afonso:
      "Set the table, Cathaliña."
      Christobo:
      "Bring out that wineskin, Irena."
      Alberte:
      "Bring out, Marta, that ham."
      Cathaliña:
      "Men, be in little hurry,
      there is a time for everything."
    Synonyms: ocasión, tempo
  2. rest, delay, idleness, free time
    Synonym: lecer
  3. calmness, slowness
    Synonym: cachaza
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Latin vagor, vagārī.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [baˈɣaɾ]
  • Hyphenation: va‧gar

VerbEdit

vagar (first-person singular present vago, first-person singular preterite vaguei, past participle vagado)

  1. to wander, roam
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of vagar
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of vagar
ConjugationEdit
  • Note: vag- are changed to vagu- before front vowels (e).
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • vagar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • vagar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • vagar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • vagar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • vagar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

OccitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaˈɡa/
  • Hyphenation: va‧gar

VerbEdit

vagar

  1. to wander
  2. (nautical) to drift, go adrift

ConjugationEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese vagar, from Latin vagor, vagārī.

VerbEdit

vagar (first-person singular present indicative vago, past participle vagado)

  1. to wander
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

vagar (first-person singular present indicative vago, past participle vagado)

  1. Alternative form of vacar

ConjugationEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vagor, vagārī.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baˈɡaɾ/, [baˈɣaɾ]
  • Hyphenation: va‧gar

VerbEdit

vagar (first-person singular present vago, first-person singular preterite vagué, past participle vagado)

  1. to roam, to wander
    Synonym: divagar

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: g becomes a gu before e.

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