See also: vèncer and véncer

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vincĕre, present active infinitive of vincō.

VerbEdit

vencer

  1. to defeat

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vencer, from Latin vincere, present active infinitive of vincō, from Proto-Italic *winkō, from Proto-Indo-European *weyk- (to overcome).

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VerbEdit

vencer (first-person singular present venzo, first-person singular preterite vencín, past participle vencido)

  1. to defeat, conquer
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of vencer
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of vencer

ConjugationEdit

  • Note: venc- are changed to venz- before back vowels (a, o).

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ReferencesEdit

  • vencer” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • vencer” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • vencer” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • vencer” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • vencer” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese vencer, from Latin vincere, from Proto-Italic *winkō, from Proto-Indo-European *wi-n-k-, nasal infix from *weyk- (to overcome).

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: ven‧cer

VerbEdit

vencer (first-person singular present venço, first-person singular preterite venci, past participle vencido)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to win
    Synonym: ganhar
    Antonym: perder
    Precisamos vencer a competição.We need to win the competition.
    Vencer não é importante.It is not important to win.
  2. (transitive) to defeat, overcome
    Synonym: derrotar
    vencer o inimigoto defeat the enemy
    vencer medosto overcome fears
  3. (intransitive, labeled food or drink) to expire
    O leite vence daqui a dois dias.The milk expires in two days.
  4. (intransitive, economy, law) to be due
    A nossa dívida vence amanhã.Our debt is due tomorrow.
  5. inflection of vencer:
    1. first/third-person singular future subjunctive
    2. first/third-person singular personal infinitive

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish vencer, from Latin vincĕre, present active infinitive of vincō, from Proto-Italic *winkō, from Proto-Indo-European *wi-n-k-, nasal infix from *weyk- (to overcome).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /benˈθeɾ/ [bẽn̟ˈθeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /benˈseɾ/ [bẽnˈseɾ]
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  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Hyphenation: ven‧cer

VerbEdit

vencer (first-person singular present venzo, first-person singular preterite vencí, past participle vencido)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to defeat, to win, to conquer
    Synonyms: derrotar, sujetar
    El amor vence todo.Love conquers all.
  2. (transitive with a) to beat
    vencer al sistemato beat the system
  3. (intransitive) to expire
    Synonyms: caducar, expirar
    La leche venció.The milk went sour.
    El plazo ha vencido.The deadline has expired.

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