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hablar (Verb) "to talk (with/to)"
12th cent. Old Spanish fablar. From Latin fabulari "to chat," from fabula "conversation," "talk" (see habla, fábula).
Indo-European
Romance
Asturian falar, Portuguese falar, Galician falar, Italian favellare, Sardinian faeddare