cambra

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan cambra, chambra, from Latin camera, from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára). Doublet of càmera.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cambra f (plural cambres)

  1. room
  2. bedroom
  3. chamber

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

cambra

  1. third-person singular past historic of cambrer

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps ultimately from Proto-Germanic *krampō (cramp). Cognate with Portuguese cãibra and Spanish calambre; see also French crampe. Compare also Italian cambra, French cambre, from a different origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cambra m (plural cambras)

  1. cramp (a painful contraction of a muscle which cannot be controlled)
    Synonym: breca

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French cambre, from Picard or Norman, from Old Northern French, derived from Latin camur, camurus (curved, bent).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkam.bra/, [ˈkämbr̺ä]
  • Stress: càmbra
  • Hyphenation: cam‧bra

Noun[edit]

cambra f (plural cambre)

  1. cramp, clamp

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cambra f (genitive cambrae); first declension

  1. medieval spelling of camera

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cambra cambrae
genitive cambrae cambrārum
dative cambrae cambrīs
accusative cambram cambrās
ablative cambrā cambrīs
vocative cambra cambrae

References[edit]

  • cambra in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “cambra”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (in Latin), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 118/1

Old Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin camera, from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára). Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French chambre.

Noun[edit]

cambra f (oblique plural cambras, nominative singular cambra, nominative plural cambras)

  1. room, in particular a bedroom

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