¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
lend / prestar
lend   [lend]
lent   past tense, past participle
A. -transitive verb
1. (as favour)   prestar,   dejar
·to lend somebody something
·lend something to somebody
·prestar algo a somebody, someone,   dejar algo a somebody, someone
2. (finance)
[bank, building society]   prestar
3. (=give)
·to lend credibility to something
·conceder credibilidad a algo
4. (reflexive)
·the system does [not] lend [itself] to rapid reform
·el sistema no se presta a una reforma rápida
·he refused to lend himself to their scheming
·se negativeó a colaborar en sus intrigas,   no quiso prestarse a sus intrigas
B. -intransitive verb   (finance)   prestar dinero
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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