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English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
caber

Plural
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  1. A long, thick log held upright at one end and tossed in the Highland games.

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Galician

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:gl:Template:lang:la derivations]] capere, present active infinitive of capiō (I take in, contain)

Verb

caber (first-person sg present caibo, first-person sg preterite couben, past participle cabido)
  1. To fit (in something).
  2. To hold or contain; to be capable of containing.
  3. first-person singular personal infinitive of caber.
  4. third-person singular personal infinitive of caber.

Conjugation


Portuguese

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:pt:Template:lang:la derivations]] capere, present active infinitive of capiō (I take in, contain)

Verb

caber

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to fit (to be of a size so as to cover the body leaving relatively little space between the clothing and the body)

Conjugation


Spanish

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] capere, present active infinitive of capiō (I take in, contain)

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /kaˈβeɾ/

Verb

caber

  1. To fit (in something).
  2. To accept or permit.
  3. To hold or contain; to be capable of containing.

Conjugation

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