corda

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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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Verb[edit]

corda

  1. third-person singular past historic of corder

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese corda (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), 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 cordas)

  1. rope, cord
    Synonyms: cabo, liña
  2. string
    Synonyms: bramante, cordel, cordón, liña
  3. (music) string, cord (of a musical instrument)
  4. winding mechanism
  5. (anatomy) tendon
    Synonym: tendón
  6. (geography) mountain range
    Synonym: serra

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References[edit]

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

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English cord.

Noun[edit]

corda m (genitive singular corda, nominative plural cordaí)

  1. cord, string
Declension[edit]
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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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Mutation[edit]

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).

Pronunciation[edit]

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

corda

  1. nominative/vocative/accusative plural of cor

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt
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]

 

  • IPA(key): (South and North Brazil) /ˈkɔʁ.da/
  • IPA(key): (Interior Brazil) /ˈkɔɾ.da/
  • Hyphenation: cor‧da

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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