barra

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See also: Barra, bárra, bárrá, and barrá

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

barra (plural barras)

  1. (Geordie) A barrow; a hand-pushed cart of the type commonly used in markets.

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Catalan[edit]

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Noun[edit]

barra f (plural barres)

  1. bar (metal item)
  2. (ballet) bar
  3. loaf (of bread)
  4. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

barra

  1. third-person singular past historic of barrer

Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia, from Proto-Celtic *barros (top, summit), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰers- (point). Cognate with Irish barr (top, tip, summit).

Noun[edit]

barra f (plural barras)

  1. loft or platform, usually inside the house or the stables, used for storing items.
  2. attic.
  3. vine arbour.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin barra, perhaps from Gaulish.

Noun[edit]

barra f (plural barras)

  1. sandbank
  2. bar
  3. (iron) rod
  4. slash ("/" symbol)
  5. (heraldry) bend sinister

References[edit]

  • barra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • barra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • barra” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • barra” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

barra m

  1. Alternative form of barr
  2. nominative plural of barr

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
barra bharra mbarra
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *barra, possibly from Gaulish *barros (the bushy end).

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Noun[edit]

barra f (plural barre)

  1. rod, bar
  2. helm, tiller
  3. stroke, slash ('/' symbol)
  4. tray (computer)

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Verb[edit]

barra

  1. third-person singular present indicative of barrare
  2. second-person singular imperative of barrare

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic [Term?].

Adverb[edit]

barra

  1. out

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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barra

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin barra, from Gaulish [Term?].

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Noun[edit]

barra f (plural barras)

  1. bar (solid object with uniform cross-section)
  2. bar, ingot
  3. cuff (the end of a pants leg, folded up)
  4. (typography) slash
  5. (heraldry) bend sinister

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:barra.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /par̴ə/ invalid IPA characters (̴)

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

barra m

  1. spike
  2. bar
  3. Court of Justice
  4. sandbank
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

barra m

  1. genitive singular of bàrr

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *barra, possibly from Gaulish *barros (the bushy end), cognate with French barre and English bar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

barra f (plural barras)

  1. bar
  2. slash ("/" symbol)
  3. (iron) rod
  4. (heraldry) bend sinister
  5. (weightlifting) barbell

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

barra

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of barrer.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of barrer.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of barrer.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of barrer.

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

barra (present barrar, preterite barrade, supine barrat, imperative barra)

  1. (of a conifer, especially a Christmas tree) to drop its needles

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