cadeira

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese cadeira, from Vulgar Latin *cathédra, from Latin cathedra, from Ancient Greek καθέδρα (kathédra), from κατά (katá, above) + ἕδρα (hédra, chair). Cognate with Portuguese cadeira and Spanish cadera.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kɑˈðei̯ɾɐ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cadeira f (plural cadeiras)

  1. chair; armchair
  2. (anatomy) hip
    Synonym: cadril
  3. kind of baby walker
  4. stool
    Synonyms: banqueta, tallo

References[edit]

  • cadeira” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • cadeira” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • cadeira” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • cadeira” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • cadeira” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

cadeira

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cadeira, from Vulgar Latin *cathēgra, variant of Latin cathedra, from Ancient Greek καθέδρα (kathédra), from κατά (katá, above) + ἕδρα (hédra, chair). Doublet of cátedra, a borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /kaˈde(j).ɾɐ/ [kaˈde(ɪ̯).ɾɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /kaˈde(j).ɾa/ [kaˈde(ɪ̯).ɾa]
 
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /kɐˈdɐj.ɾɐ/ [kɐˈðɐj.ɾɐ]
    • (Central Portugal) IPA(key): /kɐˈdej.ɾɐ/ [kɐˈðej.ɾɐ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /kɐˈde.ɾɐ/ [kɐˈðe.ɾɐ]

  • Hyphenation: ca‧dei‧ra

Noun[edit]

cadeira f (plural cadeiras)

  1. chair (item of furniture)
  2. subject (at the university)
  3. (anatomy) hip

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • cadeira” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.