supra

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Latin suprā (above)

Adverb[edit]

supra (not comparable)

  1. (law) Used to indicate that the current citation is from the same source as the previous one.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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From Georgian სუფრა (sup’ra)

Noun[edit]

supra (plural supras)

  1. A traditional Georgian feast.

Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

supra (plural supraj, accusative singular supran, accusative plural suprajn)

  1. upper

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Original form superā. Related to Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, above), a prefix to indicate higher grade/rank, literally meaning over. Compare super.

Adverb[edit]

suprā (not comparable)

  1. (of place) above, on the top, on the upper side
  2. (of time) before, previously, formerly
    Quae supra scripta est.
    Which was previously written.
  3. (of number or measure) more, beyond, over

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Usage notes[edit]

  • When pertaining to time it especially refers to any thing previously said or written. Also, please note that Lewis & Short states that the first syllable is long as sūprā.

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Preposition[edit]

suprā (+ accusative)

  1. (of location) over, above, beyond
    Supra naturam.
    Above nature.
  2. (of time) before
    Supra septingentesimum annum.
    Paulo supra hanc memoriam.
  3. (of number, degree, or quantity) over, above, beyond, more than syn.
  4. (of employment or office) over, in authority over, in charge of
    Quos supra somnum habebat.

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References[edit]

  • supra in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

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Verb[edit]

supra

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of suprir
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of suprir
  3. first-person singular imperative of suprir
  4. third-person singular imperative of suprir