burra

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hindi बड़ा ‎(baṛā, large, important).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈbʌrə/

Adjective[edit]

burra ‎(comparative more burra, superlative most burra)

  1. (India) Big or important — used as a title of respect
    a burra sahib

References[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

burra m pl

  1. plural of burrë

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

burra f ‎(plural burres)

  1. donkey (a domestic animal)

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle English burre, perhaps from Old English byrst ‎(bristle).

Noun[edit]

burra m ‎(genitive singular burra, nominative plural burraí)

  1. (engineering, metallurgy) burr
  2. Alternative form of barra ‎(bar; (sand)bar; tack)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
burra bhurra mburra
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From burrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

burra f ‎(genitive burrae); first declension

  1. A small cow with a red mouth or muzzle
  2. A shaggy garment
    1. (plural) trifles, nonsense

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative burra burrae
genitive burrae burrārum
dative burrae burrīs
accusative burram burrās
ablative burrā burrīs
vocative burra burrae

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

burra

  1. nominative feminine singular of burrus
  2. vocative feminine singular of burrus
  3. nominative neuter plural of burrus
  4. accusative neuter plural of burrus
  5. vocative neuter plural of burrus

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

burra f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective burro.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine of burro.

Noun[edit]

burra f ‎(plural burras, masculine burro)

  1. she-ass

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