dura

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See also: durá, durà, and -dura

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

dura (uncountable)

  1. (anatomy) The dura mater, the outer covering of the brain and spinal cord.

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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]

Verb[edit]

dura

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

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dura f sg

  1. genitive singular of dyr
    uttan dura
    outside the door

Declension[edit]

Declension of dura (plural only)
f28 plural
indefinite definite
nominative dyr dyrnar
accusative dyr dyrnar
dative durum durunum
genitive dura duranna

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. third-person singular past historic of durer

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dura f sg

  1. feminine singular of duro

Verb[edit]

dura

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

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dūra

  1. nominative feminine singular of dūrus
  2. nominative neuter plural of dūrus
  3. accusative neuter plural of dūrus
  4. vocative feminine singular of dūrus
  5. vocative neuter plural of dūrus

dūrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of dūrus

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of durō

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “dura”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • 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

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dura f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective duro.

Verb[edit]

dura

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

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin dolāre, present active infinitive of dolō.

Verb[edit]

a dura (third-person singular present durează, past participle durat1st conj.

  1. (transitive) to build (a building)
  2. to make (something)
  3. to light a fire
  4. (rare) to fashion or smooth wood
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from French durer, from Latin dūrō.

Verb[edit]

a dura (third-person singular present durează, past participle durat1st conj.

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

Adjective[edit]

dura f sg

  1. feminine singular of duro

Verb[edit]

dura

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

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

dura (n class, plural dura)

  1. parrot

Tagalog[edit]

Verb[edit]

dura

  1. to spit