Sura

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See also: sura, surā, súra, šura, şura, and -sura

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sura (plural Suras)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Sura is the 21439th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1219 individuals. Sura is most common among White (52.34%), Hispanic/Latino (28.06%), and Asian/Pacific Islander (17.97%) individuals.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From sūra (calf of the leg).

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈsuː.ra/

Proper noun[edit]

Sūra m sg (genitive Sūrae); first declension

  1. A Roman cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Lucius Licinius Sura, a Roman consul
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Sūra
Genitive Sūrae
Dative Sūrae
Accusative Sūram
Ablative Sūrā
Vocative Sūra

Etymology 2[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sura m sg (genitive Surae); first declension

View of the river
  1. A tributary river of the Moselle, now the Sûre
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Sura
Genitive Surae
Dative Surae
Accusative Suram
Ablative Surā
Vocative Sura

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