cura

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See also: curá, curà, curâ, and čura

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cura.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern) IPA(key): /ˈkuɾə/
  • (Western) IPA(key): /ˈkuɾa/

Noun[edit]

cura f ‎(plural cures)

  1. care
  2. cure

Verb[edit]

cura

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

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

cura

  1. third-person singular past historic of curer

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

cura

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

Hausa[edit]

Verb[edit]

cūrā̀ ‎(grade 1)

  1. to knead into balls

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cura.

Noun[edit]

cura f ‎(plural cure)

  1. care
  2. accuracy
  3. cure
  4. treatment (medical)

Verb[edit]

cura

  1. third-person singular present of curare
  2. second-person singular imperative of curare

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cura f ‎(plural cures)

  1. care
  2. treatment

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷeys-(to heed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cūra f ‎(genitive cūrae); first declension

  1. Care, concern, thought; trouble, solicitude; anxiety, grief, sorrow.
    • c. 50 CE, Seneca the Younger, Phaedra, 607
      Curae leues locuntur, ingentes stupent.
      Trivial concerns talk, great ones are speechless.
    • Vergilius, Aeneis, Book VI, line 85
      Mitte hanc de pectore curam.
      Dismiss this anxiety from your heart.
  2. Attention, management, administration, charge, care; command, office; guardianship.
  3. Written work, writing.
  4. (medicine) Medical attendance, healing.
  5. (agriculture) Rearing, culture, care.
  6. (rare) An attendant, guardian, observer.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cūra cūrae
genitive cūrae cūrārum
dative cūrae cūrīs
accusative cūram cūrās
ablative cūrā cūrīs
vocative cūra cūrae

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Verb[edit]

cūrā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of cūrō

References[edit]

  • cura in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • CURA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.cura”.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • I cannot sleep for anxiety: curae somnum mihi adimunt, dormire me non sinunt
    • to expend great labour on a thing: operam (laborem, curam) in or ad aliquid impendere
    • to be wasting away with grief: aegritudine, curis confici
    • somebody, something is never absent from my thoughts: aliquis, aliquid mihi curae or cordi est
    • to have laid something to heart; to take an interest in a thing: curae habere aliquid
    • to devote one's every thought to the state's welfare: omnes curas et cogitationes in rem publicam conferre
    • to devote one's every thought to the state's welfare: omnes curas in rei publicae salute defigere (Phil. 14. 5. 13)
    • (ambiguous) anxiety troubles and torments one: cura sollicitat angitque aliquem
    • (ambiguous) good-bye; farewell: vale or cura ut valeas
  • cura in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cura in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • cura in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • cura in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cura.

Noun[edit]

cura f (plural curas)

  1. cure (a method, device or medication that restores good health)
  2. healing (the process of restoring good health)

Verb[edit]

cura

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of curar
    Ele cura os doentes.
    He cures the sick.
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of curar
    Tu aí, cura os doentes sozinho.
    You there, cure the sick by yourself.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin cūrāre, present active infinitive of cūrō, possibly influenced by colare.

Verb[edit]

a cura ‎(third-person singular present cură, past participle curat1st conj.

  1. (rare) to clean
  2. (regional) to clear, eliminate, deforest
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German kurieren

Verb[edit]

a cura ‎(third-person singular present curează, past participle curat1st conj.

  1. (rare) to cure, treat an illness, care for
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsûra/
  • Hyphenation: cu‧ra

Noun[edit]

cȕra f ‎(Cyrillic spelling цу̏ра)

  1. girl (young woman)
  2. girlfriend (in a relationship)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin cūra(care, concern).

Noun[edit]

cura f ‎(plural curas)

  1. cure
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Verb[edit]

cura

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

cura m ‎(plural curas)

  1. priest
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Etymology 3[edit]

Unknown

  1. avocado (Colombia, dated)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cura ‎(definite accusative curayı, plural curalar)

Cura and bağlama
  1. (music) a stringed musical instrument

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