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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese volver, from Latin volvere, present active infinitive of volvō (roll, roll back).

VerbEdit

volver (first-person singular present volvo, first-person singular preterite volvín, past participle volvido)

  1. to return
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of volver
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of volver

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese volver, from Latin volvere, present active infinitive of volvō (roll, roll back), from Proto-Indo-European *welw-, *wel- (to turn, wind, round).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

volver (first-person singular present indicative volvo, past participle volvido)

  1. to make
  2. to carry
  3. to roll, shake

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin volvere, present active infinitive of volvō (roll, roll back), from Proto-Indo-European *welw-, *wel- (to turn, wind, round).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bolˈbeɾ/, [bolˈβeɾ]

VerbEdit

volver (first-person singular present vuelvo, first-person singular preterite volví, past participle vuelto)

  1. to return
  2. to come back, go back
    Si realmente estás pensando en volver a aquel lugar sucio, debes haberte enloquecido totalmente.
    If you're really thinking about going back to that filthy place, you must have gone totally crazy.
  3. to do again
    Volvió a olvidarse de la foto.
    He forgot the photo again.
  4. to turn
  5. (reflexive) to turn
  6. (reflexive) to get, become
    Me estoy volviendo loco.
    I am getting crazy.
  7. to make, to drive
    Esto me está volviendo loco.
    This is driving me mad.
    Me vuelves loco.
    You drive me crazy.

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables. Irregular in the past participle.
  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables. Irregular in the past participle.

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