aura

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aura ‎(a breeze, a breath of air, the air), from Ancient Greek αὔρα ‎(aúra, breeze, soft wind), from ἀήρ ‎(aḗr, air).

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Noun[edit]

aura ‎(plural aurae or auræ or auras)

  1. Distinctive atmosphere or quality associated with something.
  2. (parapsychology) An invisible force surrounding a living creature.
  3. (medicine) Perceptual disturbance experienced by some migraine sufferers before a migraine headache.
  4. (medicine) Telltale sensation experienced by some people with epilepsy before a seizure.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(plural aures)

  1. aura

Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hōra.

Noun[edit]

aura f

  1. hour

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(plural aura's, diminutive auraatje n)

  1. aura

Finnish[edit]

(index au)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *atra, compare Estonian ader. Borrowed from a Germanic language (compare Old Norse arðr), from Proto-Germanic *arþrą, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂érh₃trom.

Noun[edit]

aura

  1. plough
  2. wedge (group of birds flying in a V-shaped formation)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of aura (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative aura aurat
genitive auran aurojen
partitive auraa auroja
illative auraan auroihin
singular plural
nominative aura aurat
accusative nom. aura aurat
gen. auran
genitive auran aurojen
aurainrare
partitive auraa auroja
inessive aurassa auroissa
elative aurasta auroista
illative auraan auroihin
adessive auralla auroilla
ablative auralta auroilta
allative auralle auroille
essive aurana auroina
translative auraksi auroiksi
instructive auroin
abessive auratta auroitta
comitative auroineen
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

aura

  1. aura
Declension[edit]
Inflection of aura (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative aura aurat
genitive auran aurojen
partitive auraa auroja
illative auraan auroihin
singular plural
nominative aura aurat
accusative nom. aura aurat
gen. auran
genitive auran aurojen
aurainrare
partitive auraa auroja
inessive aurassa auroissa
elative aurasta auroista
illative auraan auroihin
adessive auralla auroilla
ablative auralta auroilta
allative auralle auroille
essive aurana auroina
translative auraksi auroiksi
instructive auroin
abessive auratta auroitta
comitative auroineen

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(plural auras)

  1. aura

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

aura

  1. third-person singular future of avoir

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aura ‎(breeze, smell).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɒurɒ/
  • Hyphenation: au‧ra

Noun[edit]

aura ‎(plural aurák)

  1. aura

Declension[edit]

Inflection (plural in -k, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative aura aurák
accusative aurát aurákat
dative aurának auráknak
instrumental aurával aurákkal
causal-final auráért aurákért
translative aurává aurákká
terminative auráig aurákig
essive-formal auraként aurákként
essive-modal
inessive aurában aurákban
superessive aurán aurákon
adessive auránál auráknál
illative aurába aurákba
sublative aurára aurákra
allative aurához aurákhoz
elative aurából aurákból
delative auráról aurákról
ablative aurától auráktól
Possessive forms of aura
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. aurám auráim
2nd person sing. aurád auráid
3rd person sing. aurája aurái
1st person plural auránk auráink
2nd person plural aurátok auráitok
3rd person plural aurájuk auráik

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(plural aure)

  1. aura
  2. light breeze

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek αὔρα ‎(aúra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(genitive aurae); first declension

  1. the air
  2. a breeze
    dum flavit velis aura secunda meis. Ovidius. P. 2, 3, 26
    while a favorable breeze breathed on my sails (i. e. so long as I was in prosperity).

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aura aurae
genitive aurae aurārum
dative aurae aurīs
accusative auram aurās
ablative aurā aurīs
vocative aura aurae

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References[edit]

  • aura” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • aura” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • popular favour; popularity: aura favoris popularis (Liv. 22. 26)
    • popular favour; popularity: aura popularis (Harusp. 18. 43)
    • to court popularity: auram popularem captare (Liv. 3. 33)
    • a popular man: aurae popularis homo (Liv. 42. 30)
    • to use some one's unpopularity as a means of making oneself popular: ex invidia alicuius auram popularem petere (Liv. 22. 26)

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

aura f (plural auras)

  1. aura (an invisible force surrounding a living creature)

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) ora

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

aura f

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) weather

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin aura.

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(plural auras)

  1. aura

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

aura f ‎(plural auras)

  1. The turkey vulture and related species in the genus Cathartes, carrion-eating birds native to the Americas.