cátedra

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cathedra. Doublet of cadeira.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cátedra f (plural cátedras)

  1. (academia) chair; professorship (the office of a full professor, one who is not an associate professor)
  2. (ecclesiastical) the seat or office of a member of a high-ranked member of the clergy

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Further reading[edit]

  • cátedra” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cathedra from Ancient Greek καθέδρα (kathédra), from κατά (katá, down) + ἕδρα (hédra, seat). Doublet of the inherited cadera.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkatedɾa/, [ˈkat̪eðɾa]

Noun[edit]

cátedra f (plural cátedras)

  1. professorship
  2. seminar room

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Further reading[edit]