-ura

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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]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈu.ra/
  • Rhymes: -ura
  • Syllabification: u‧ra

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

  1. Forms feminine nouns, often related to offices
    bździć + ‎-ura → ‎bzdura
    administrator + ‎-ura → ‎administratura

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • -ura in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • -ura in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: u‧ra
  • Rhymes: -uɾɐ

Suffix[edit]

-ura f

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

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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 (plural -uras)

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

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