Contionary:verdare

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Avendonian

Pronunciation

(Central Avendonian) IPA(key): [verˈdare]

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *werþaną.

Verb

verdare (perfect stem vard-)

  1. to become
  2. (auxiliary) will, would. See Usage notes.
    E verda gare a'l stade d'el cunio side.
    He will go to his family's town.
    Si me teluin si vardaron cumare latie.
    They told me they would come late.

Conjugation

Conjugation of verdare
infinitive verdare
active participle verdanti
passive participle singular verdato
plural verdati
person first singular
eo
second singular
tu
third singular
e, si, et
first plural
vi
second plural
i
third plural
si
indicative present verdo verdas verda verdamos verdates verdan
perfect varde vardasti vardo vardamos vardastes vardaron
imperfect verdaba verdabas verdaba verdabamos verdabates verdaban
synthetic future verdarabo verdarabes verdarabe verdarabemos verdarabetes verdaraben
common future verdo verdare verdas verdare verda verdare verdamos verdare verdates verdare verdan verdare
synthetic conditional verdaraba verdarabas verdaraba verdarabamos verdarabates verdaraban
common conditional varde verdare vardasti verdare vardo verdare vardamos verdare vardastes verdare vardaron verdare
subjunctive present verde verdes verde verdemos verdetes verden
perfect vardase vardases vardase vardasemos vardasetes vardasen
imperative verda verdan

Usage notes

  • In common speech, the future and conditional indicative tenses are usually formed by a personal conjugation of verdare + infinitive. In the present (i.e. eo verdo, tu verdas, etc.) it conveys a future meaning, while in the perfect tense (i.e. eo vardo, tu vardasti, etc.) it will form a conditional instead. Notice that the verb still undergoes ablaut in the perfect tense.
    In more formal settings or in careful speech, a synthetic conjugation of the infinitive verb replaces the verbal construction. Thus, the example sentences given above would be E garabe a'l stade d'el cunio side and Si me teluin si cumaraban latie, respectively. See Avendonian#Periphrastic forms.

High Valyrian

Pronunciation

  • (Post-Classical) IPA(key): [ˈverdaɾe]

Verb

verdare

  1. active present participle of verdagon