bira

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See also: bîra and bira-

Barngarla[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Yankunytjatjara piṟa.

Noun[edit]

bira

  1. moon

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bira

  1. plucked

References[edit]


Basque[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira inan

  1. turn
  2. half turn
  3. tour (a journey through a list of places)
  4. (physics) revolution, rotation
Declension[edit]
Declension of bira (inanimate, ending in -a)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive bira bira birak
ergative birak birak birek
dative birari birari birei
genitive biraren biraren biren
comitative birarekin birarekin birekin
causative birarengatik birarengatik birengatik
benefactive birarentzat birarentzat birentzat
instrumental biraz biraz birez
inessive biratan biran biretan
locative biratako birako biretako
allative biratara birara biretara
terminative birataraino biraraino biretaraino
directive biratarantz birarantz biretarantz
destinative biratarako birarako biretarako
ablative biratatik biratik biretatik
partitive birarik
prolative biratzat

Etymology 2[edit]

Numeral[edit]

bira

  1. allative singular of bi

Further reading[edit]

  • bira” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • bira” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bi‧ra

Verb[edit]

bira

  1. to pull
  2. to beat up
  3. (informal) to have sex with

Chichewa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

birá 1a (plural abirá 2)

  1. sheep
    Synonym: nkhosa

Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian birra, from German Bier. Doublet of bir.

Noun[edit]

bira f

  1. (Luserna) beer

References[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bira (first-person possessive biraku, second-person possessive biramu, third-person possessive biranya)

  1. giant taro, elephant ear taro, Alocasia macrorrhizos

Interlingua[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bira (plural biras)

  1. beer

Jamamadí[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira

  1. (Banawá) battery (device storing electricity)

References[edit]


Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese virar.

Verb[edit]

bira

  1. to turn

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *bʰráHtā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bira

  1. as a brother

Noun[edit]

bira ? (plural birayên)

  1. brother

Related terms[edit]


Old High German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Vulgar Latin pira, the plural of Latin pirum n (pear).

Noun[edit]

bira f

  1. pear

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: bir, bire, pir
    • Alemannic German: Biire
    • German: Birne
    • Luxembourgish: Bir
    • Vilamovian: biyn
    • Yiddish: באַר(bar)

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese virar and Kabuverdianu bira.

Verb[edit]

bira

  1. to turn
  2. to bend

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps borrowed from Venetian bira

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira f (plural biras)

  1. beer
    Bora tomar uma bira lá!
    Let's take a beer (drink) there!

Further reading[edit]

  • "Bira" on Dicionário Informal

Rukai[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira

  1. fart sound

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Venetian bira or Italian birra

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira f (Cyrillic spelling бира)

  1. (Chakavian) beer

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira c

  1. (slang) A (quantity of) beer; brewsky.

Declension[edit]

Declension of bira 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bira biran biror birorna
Genitive biras birans birors birornas

Synonyms[edit]


Tabaru[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Austronesian; compare Proto-Sangiric *biʀas ("rice")

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira

  1. rice

References[edit]

  • Edward A. Kotynski (1988), “Tabaru phonology and morphology”, in Work Papers of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of North Dakota Session, volume 32, Summer Institute of Linguistics

Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Austronesian; compare Proto-Sangiric *biʀas ("rice"). Compare to Indonesian beras.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira (Jawi بيراة‎)

  1. rice (cooked or uncooked)

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian birra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira (definite accusative birayı, plural biralar)

  1. beer

Usage notes[edit]

  • The plural form is mainly used when referring to types of beer.

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative bira
Definite accusative birayı
Singular Plural
Nominative bira biralar
Definite accusative birayı biraları
Dative biraya biralara
Locative birada biralarda
Ablative biradan biralardan
Genitive biranın biraların

Derived terms[edit]


Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bira f (plural bire)

  1. beer