cobra

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English[edit]

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an Egyptian cobra

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra (snake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobra (plural cobras)

  1. Any of various venomous snakes of the family Elapidae.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

cobra

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

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobra f (plural cobra's, diminutive cobraatje n)

  1. cobra
    Synonyms: brilslang

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobra m (plural cobras)

  1. cobra (snake)

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese coobra, from Latin colubra (snake).

Noun[edit]

cobra f (plural cobras)

  1. snake
    Synonyms: serpe
  2. cobra

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cobra, from Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobra m (genitive singular cobra, nominative plural cobraí)

  1. cobra

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cobra chobra gcobra
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra.

Noun[edit]

cobra m (invariable)

  1. cobra

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Portuguese[edit]

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cobra (Naja philippinensis)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese coobra, from Latin colubra (snake).

Noun[edit]

cobra f (plural cobras)

  1. snake
    Synonyms: serpente, ofídio
Usage notes[edit]
  • The gender of this Portuguese word is always feminine. When the gender of the being itself must be specified, use “cobra macho” for male, and “cobra fêmea” for female.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

cobra

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of cobrar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of cobrar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkobɾa/, [ˈkoβɾa]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra (snake). Doublet of culebra.

Noun[edit]

cobra f (plural cobras)

  1. cobra
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Etymology 2[edit]

See cobrar.

Verb[edit]

cobra

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of cobrar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of cobrar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of cobrar.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cobra, from Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobra m, f (plural cobraod)

  1. cobra

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cobra gobra nghobra chobra
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • cobra”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014