Translation of surgir in English:

surgir

to rise, v.

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (manantial) to rise
    un chorro surgía de entre las rocas water gushed from / spouted out from between the rocks
  • 2

    (aparecer, salir)
    (problema/dificultad) to arise
    (problema/dificultad) to come up
    (problema/dificultad) to emerge
    (interés/sentimiento) to develop
    (interés/sentimiento) to emerge
    (idea) to emerge
    (idea) to come up
    surgir de algo
    han surgido impedimentos de última hora some last-minute problems have come up / arisen
    • ¿y cómo surgió ese tema? and how did that subject come up / crop up?
    • el amor que surgió entre ellos the love that sprang up between them
  • 3

    (desprenderse, deducirse)
    surgir de algo