fra

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Italian, for frate. See friar.

Noun[edit]

fra

  1. brother; a title of a monk or friar
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Longfellow to this entry?)
    • 2000, Philip Pullman, The Amber Spyglass
      "She is in the hands of Mrs. Coulter," said Fra Pavel.

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

fra (not comparable)

  1. Archaic form of fro.

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fra

  1. from

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin infra, which stems from Latin inferus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -a

Preposition[edit]

fra

  1. between
  2. among
  3. in (expression of time)
    Vi sarò fra due minuti - I'll be there in two minutes

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

Anagrams[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

fra

  1. rafsi of frati.

Middle English[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fra

  1. from

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fra

  1. from

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *frawaz, whence also Old Norse frár (swift).

Adjective[edit]

frā

  1. glad

Declension[edit]