dura

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ellipsis of dura mater.

Noun[edit]

dura (plural durae)

  1. (anatomy) Ellipsis of dura mater..

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Arabicذُرَة(ḏura, Indian millet).

Noun[edit]

dura (usually uncountable, plural duras)

  1. Alternative form of durra.
    • 1914, Omar Orlando Churchill, Forage and Silage Crops for Oklahoma, page 10:
      Kafir makes better forage than the duras.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

dura

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

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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dura

  1. inflection of durar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Dharug[edit]

Noun[edit]

dura

  1. mosquito

Faroese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dura f sg

  1. genitive singular of dyr
    uttan duraoutside the door

French[edit]

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dura

  1. third-person singular past historic of durer

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Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dura

  1. feminine singular of duro

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. inflection of durar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdu.ra/
  • Rhymes: -ura
  • Hyphenation: dù‧ra

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dura f sg

  1. feminine singular of duro

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. inflection of durare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dūra

  1. inflection of dūrus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective[edit]

dūrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of dūrus

Verb[edit]

dūrā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of dūrō

References[edit]

  • dura in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • dura”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • dura”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Lombard[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • düra (Modern orthography)

Etymology[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dura (Classical Milanese orthography)

  1. singular feminine of dur

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit दूर (dūra).

Adjective[edit]

dura (Jawi spellingدورا⁩)

  1. far
    Synonym: jauh

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.).

Adjective[edit]

dura (Jawi spellingدورا⁩)

  1. restless, anxious
    Synonyms: gelisah, runsing

References[edit]

  • Pijnappel, Jan (1875), “دورا doera”, in Maleisch-Hollandsch woordenboek, John Enschede en Zonen, Frederik Muller, page 128
  • Wilkinson, Richard James (1901), “دور dura”, in A Malay-English dictionary, Hong Kong: Kelly & Walsh limited, page 96
  • Wilkinson, Richard James (1932), “dura”, in A Malay-English dictionary (romanised), volume I, Mytilene, Greece: Salavopoulos & Kinderlis, pages 291

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Maltese[edit]

Root
d-w-r
9 terms

Etymology[edit]

From Arabicدَوْرَة(dawra). Doublet of dawra.

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Noun[edit]

dura f (plural duri or duriet)

  1. a hut used by hunters and birdcatchers as a watching place

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

dura

  1. feminine singular of dur

Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

dura

  1. genitive plural of dyrr

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: du‧ra
  • Rhymes: -uɾɐ

Adjective[edit]

dura

  1. feminine singular of duro

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. inflection of durar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Latin dolāre, present active infinitive of dolō.

Verb[edit]

a dura (third-person singular present durează, past participle durat) 1st conj.

  1. (transitive) to build (a building)
    Synonyms: construi, clădi, zidi
  2. to make (something)
  3. to light a fire
    Synonym: aprinde
  4. (rare) to fashion or smooth wood
    Synonym: ciopli
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French durer, from Latin dūrō, dūrāre.

Verb[edit]

a dura (third-person singular present durează, past participle durat) 1st conj.

  1. (intransitive) to last, endure
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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈduɾa/ [ˈd̪u.ɾa]
  • Rhymes: -uɾa
  • Syllabification: du‧ra

Adjective[edit]

dura

  1. feminine singular of duro

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. inflection of durar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabicدُرَّة(durra), a variety of parrot (Psittacus alexandri Linnaeus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dura (n class, plural dura)

  1. parrot

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ludaq, from Proto-Austronesian *ludaq. Compare Malay ludah and Tausug lura.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: du‧ra
  • IPA(key): /duˈɾaʔ/, [dʊˈɾaʔ]

Noun[edit]

durâ (Baybayin spelling ᜇᜓᜇ)

  1. spit; sputum; spittle
  2. spitting (of one's saliva)
    Synonym: pagdura

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