agora

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀγορά (agorá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) enPR: ăgʹə-rə, IPA(key): /ˈæ.ɡə.ɹə/
    • (file)

Noun[edit]

agora (plural agorae or agoras)

  1. A place for gathering.
    • 2011 September 27, Laini Taylor, Daughter of Smoke & Bone, →ISBN:
      The custom was to dance its length, moving from partner to masked partner all the way to the agora, the city’s gathering place.
  2. A marketplace, especially in Classical Greece.
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Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hebrew אֲגוֹרָה(agorá), from the root א־ג־ר(ʾ-g-r, forming words relating to hoarding and storing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agora (plural agorot or agoroth)

  1. Since 1960, a monetary unit and coin of Israel, the 100th part of a shekel / sheqel.

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hāc hōrā.

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. now

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hāc hōrā.

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. now

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

agora

  1. agora (marketplace in Classical Greece)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of agora (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative agora agorat
genitive agoran agoroiden
agoroitten
partitive agoraa agoroita
illative agoraan agoroihin
singular plural
nominative agora agorat
accusative nom. agora agorat
gen. agoran
genitive agoran agoroiden
agoroitten
agorainrare
partitive agoraa agoroita
inessive agorassa agoroissa
elative agorasta agoroista
illative agoraan agoroihin
adessive agoralla agoroilla
ablative agoralta agoroilta
allative agoralle agoroille
essive agorana agoroina
translative agoraksi agoroiksi
instructive agoroin
abessive agoratta agoroitta
comitative agoroineen
Possessive forms of agora (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person agorani agoramme
2nd person agorasi agoranne
3rd person agoransa

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀγορά (agorá).

Noun[edit]

agora f (plural agoras)

  1. agora

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese agora, from Latin hac hora.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. now (at this time)
  2. now (used to introduce a point, a qualification of what has previously been said, a remonstration or a rebuke)
    É bo. Agora, non é listoHe's good. Now, he's not clever

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • agora” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • agora” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • agora” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • agora” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • agora” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Ladino[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hāc hōrā.

Adverb[edit]

agora (Latin spelling)

  1. now

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ᾰ̓γορᾱ́ (agorā́).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agora f (genitive agorae); first declension

  1. agora

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative agora agorae
Genitive agorae agorārum
Dative agorae agorīs
Accusative agoram agorās
Ablative agorā agorīs
Vocative agora agorae

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • agora in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • agora in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • agora in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • agora in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Macanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese agora

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. now
    Agora sezâ alta.
    The sun is high now.

Conjunction[edit]

agora

  1. since
    Agora ele sai, sua mai sâm mais feliçata.
    Since he left, his mom has been happier.
  2. on the other hand; while
    Io sâm remana, agora io irmam sâm adap.
    I am rich, while my brother’s hard for cash.

Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hāc hōrā.

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. now

Old Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hāc hōrā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. now

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Fala: agora
  • Galician: agora
  • Portuguese: agora

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agora f

  1. agora (marketplace in Classical Greece)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • agora in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese agora, from Latin hāc hōrā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

agora (not comparable)

  1. now; right now (at the present time)
    Agora vou embora.
    Now I will leave.
    Querem nos matar agora.
    They want to kill us right now.
  2. now; any more (differently from the past)
    Agora eu não gosto de ler.
    Now I don’t like reading.
  3. just now (very recently)
    Ele falou isso agora.
    He said that just now.
  4. this (in the current or next [date])
    Eu volto para casa sexta-feira agora.
    I’m going back home this Friday.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

agora

  1. on the other hand; whereas; while (introduces an example that is the opposite of the previous example)
    Eu leio um livro todo mês, agora meus amigos não leem nem um por ano.
    I read one book every month; my friends, on the other hand, don’t even read one per year.
  2. (familiar, introducing various clauses) sometimessometimes
    Agora comemos carne, agora comemos salada.
    Sometimes we eat meat, sometimes we eat salad.

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Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French agora

Noun[edit]

agora f (uncountable)

  1. agora

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hāc hōrā.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈɡoɾa/, [aˈɣ̞o.ɾa]

Adverb[edit]

agora

  1. Obsolete form of ahora.

Further reading[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀγορά (agorá).

Noun[edit]

agora (definite accusative agorayı, plural agoralar)

  1. agora (marketplace in Classical Greece)

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative agora
Definite accusative agorayı
Singular Plural
Nominative agora agoralar
Definite accusative agorayı agoraları
Dative agoraya agoralara
Locative agorada agoralarda
Ablative agoradan agoralardan
Genitive agoranın agoraların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular agoram agoralarım
2nd singular agoran agoraların
3rd singular agorası agoraları
1st plural agoramız agoralarımız
2nd plural agoranız agoralarınız
3rd plural agoraları agoraları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular agoramı agoralarımı
2nd singular agoranı agoralarını
3rd singular agorasını agoralarını
1st plural agoramızı agoralarımızı
2nd plural agoranızı agoralarınızı
3rd plural agoralarını agoralarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular agorama agoralarıma
2nd singular agorana agoralarına
3rd singular agorasına agoralarına
1st plural agoramıza agoralarımıza
2nd plural agoranıza agoralarınıza
3rd plural agoralarına agoralarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular agoramda agoralarımda
2nd singular agoranda agoralarında
3rd singular agorasında agoralarında
1st plural agoramızda agoralarımızda
2nd plural agoranızda agoralarınızda
3rd plural agoralarında agoralarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular agoramdan agoralarımdan
2nd singular agorandan agoralarından
3rd singular agorasından agoralarından
1st plural agoramızdan agoralarımızdan
2nd plural agoranızdan agoralarınızdan
3rd plural agoralarından agoralarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular agoramın agoralarımın
2nd singular agoranın agoralarının
3rd singular agorasının agoralarının
1st plural agoramızın agoralarımızın
2nd plural agoranızın agoralarınızın
3rd plural agoralarının agoralarının

References[edit]

  • agora in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

agora

  1. (literary) third-person singular present indicative/future of agor
  2. (colloquial) second-person singular imperative of agor

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
agora unchanged unchanged hagora
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.