corda

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan corda, from Latin chorda, from Ancient Greek χορδή (khordḗ, rope, cord).

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Noun[edit]

corda f (plural cordes)

  1. rope
  2. string
  3. cord
  4. (music) string instrument
  5. (geometry) chord

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French[edit]

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corda

  1. third-person singular past historic of corder

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English cord.

Noun[edit]

corda m (genitive singular corda, nominative plural cordaí)

  1. cord, string
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Etymology 2[edit]

From English chord.

Noun[edit]

corda m (genitive singular corda, nominative plural cordaí)

  1. (music) chord
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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
corda chorda gcorda
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin chorda (cord), from Ancient Greek (Doric) χορδά (khordá), (Ionic) χορδή (khordḗ, string of gut, the string of a lyre).

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Noun[edit]

corda f (plural corde)

  1. rope
  2. (anatomy) chord, cord
  3. (music) string, cord (of a musical instrument)
  4. (geometry) chord
  5. (sports) string (of a tennis racquet, etc)
  6. (boxing) rope (of a ring)

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Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

corda

  1. nominative plural of cor
  2. vocative plural of cor
  3. accusative plural of cor

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Portuguese[edit]

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corda

Etymology[edit]

From Latin chorda (cord), from Ancient Greek (Doric) χορδά (khordá), (Ionic) χορδή (khordḗ, string of gut, the string of a lyre).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

corda f (plural cordas)

  1. rope, string
    Synonyms: fio, cabo, linha
  2. winding mechanism
  3. cord, heartstring

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Catalan corda (rope). Doublet of cuerda.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoɾda/, [ˈkoɾ.ð̞a]

Noun[edit]

corda f (uncountable)

  1. rope

Usage notes[edit]

Only used in the construction estar a la corda, to navigate against a headwind.

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