-ura

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See also: ura, URA, Urà, ură, ʻura, and -úra

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ūra.

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

  1. -ness (forms nouns of quality from adjectives)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

  1. -ness (forms nouns of quality from adjectives).
    lento (damp) + ‎-ura → ‎lentura (dampness)
    triste (sad) + ‎-ura → ‎tristura (sadness)
    Synonym: -eza

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Italian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

  1. Used to form collective nouns

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -us (suffix forming passive perfect participle) +‎ -ra (nominal suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ūra f (genitive -ūrae); first declension

  1. Suffix forming abstract nouns from adjectives.

Inflection[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative -ūra -ūrae
Genitive -ūrae -ūrārum
Dative -ūrae -ūrīs
Accusative -ūram -ūrās
Ablative -ūrā -ūrīs
Vocative -ūra -ūrae

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: u‧ra
  • Rhymes: -uɾa

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

  1. -ness (forms nouns of quality from adjectives).

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-ura (Cyrillic spelling -ура)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a feminine noun, usually a pejorative.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ūra.

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

  1. attaches to adjectives to form abstract nouns
    loco (crazy) + ‎-ura → ‎locura (madness)

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