foro

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin forum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foro m (plural fori)

  1. hole
  2. forum
  3. court
  4. (anatomy) foramen

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

foro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of forare

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰerH- (to pierce, strike), with e-grade reflex attested in feriō. According to some the verb is denominal from *bʰorH-h₂ (hole). Cognates include Lithuanian bárti (to accuse, scold), Old Church Slavonic брати (brati, to fight) and Icelandic berja (to beat), English bore.

Verb[edit]

present active forō, present infinitive forāre, perfect active forāvī, supine forātum

  1. I bore
  2. I pierce
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

forō

  1. dative singular of forum
  2. ablative singular of forum

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

foro (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. (anatomy) bone
  2. (anatomy) tooth

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin forum

Noun[edit]

foro m (plural foros)

  1. forum

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

foro

  1. Obsolete plural form of for, past tense of fara.