пора

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See also: поря

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *pora, likely originally an action noun of по́ря (pórja, to propel, to propagate, to plow) +‎ (-a).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

по́ра (póraf

  1. (dialectal) interval, duration of time
    Synonyms: времетра́ене (vremetráene), срок (srok)
  2. (by extension) age (mainly with the preposition на (na, on))
    Synonyms: въ́зраст (vǎ́zrast), връст (vrǎst)
    чове́к на по́раčovék na póraa person of age (who has reached adulthood)
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References[edit]

  • пора² in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • Duridanov I., Račeva M., Todorov T., editors (1996), “пора¹”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 5, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 527
  • Gerov, Najden (1895), “пора”, in Rěčnik na blǎgarskyj jazyk [Dictionary of the Bulgarian language] (in Bulgarian), volume 4, Plovdiv: Družestvena pečatnica “Sǎglasie”, page 202

Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from Ancient Greek πόρος (póros, ford, passage), borrowed probably via intermediate Russian по́ра (póra) or German Pore.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

по́ра (póraf

  1. pore
  2. small hole, aperture
    Synonym: шу́пла (šúpla)
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References[edit]

  • пора¹ in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • пора in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)
  • Duridanov I., Račeva M., Todorov T., editors (1996), “пора²”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 5, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 527

Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pora.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɐˈra]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -a

Noun[edit]

пора́ (poráf inan (genitive поры́, nominative plural по́ры, genitive plural пор)

  1. time
    пора́ идти́porá idtíit’s time to go
    давно́ пора́ э́тому де́луdavnó porá étomu déluit’s high time for this business
    не пора́ ли?ne porá li?isn’t it time?
    в са́мую по́руv sámuju póruin the nick of time
    до каки́х пор?do kakíx por?how long?
    с каки́х пор?s kakíx por?since when?
    до сих порdo six porhitherto; up to now; thus far
    до тех пор, пока́do tex por, pokáso long as
    с тех пор, какs tex por, kakever since
    на пе́рвых пора́хna pérvyx poráxat first
    до поры́, до вре́мениdo porý, do vrémeniuntil a certain time; for so long and no longer
    вече́рней поро́йvečérnej porójof an evening
  2. season
    ле́тняя пора́létnjaja porásummer time
  3. weather
  4. period
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

по́ра (póraf inan (genitive по́ры, nominative plural по́ры, genitive plural пор)

  1. pore
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pǒːra/
  • Hyphenation: по‧ра

Noun[edit]

по́ра f (Latin spelling póra)

  1. pore

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