cabra

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cabra f (plural cabres)

  1. goat (animal)

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capra.

Noun[edit]

cabra f (plural cabres)

  1. goat (mammal)

Usage notes[edit]

The term cabra can be used of a goat in general or of an adult female goat. An adult male goat is either the related term cabró or boc.

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Franco-Provençal[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capra.

Noun[edit]

cabra f

  1. goat

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cabra

  1. third-person singular past historic of cabrer

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capra.

Noun[edit]

cabra f (plural cabras)

  1. goat

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

cabra

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

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Lojban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

In Lojbanized spelling.

Pronunciation[edit]

Gismu[edit]

cabra (rafsi ca'a)

  1. apparatus; x1 is device/mechanism/apparatus/equipment for function x2 controlled or triggered by x3.

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Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cabra f (plural cabras)

  1. goat

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Portuguese[edit]

cabra

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cabra, from Latin capra, from Proto-Indo-European *kap-ro (buck, he-goat). Compare Spanish cabra, Catalan cabra, Italian capra, French chèvre and Romanian capră.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cabra f (plural cabras)

  1. goat

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capra.

Noun[edit]

cabra f (plural cabras, masculine cabro, cabrón)

  1. female goat
  2. goat (unknown gender)
  3. (colloquial) girl

Usage notes[edit]

While the general rule for gender-paired nouns in Romance languages is that the male is used when the gender is unknown, the words for goat descending from the Latin capra are an exception, with the feminine form used for goats of indeterminate gender.

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