fibra

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See also: fibră

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fibra[1].

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fibra f (plural fibres)

  1. fiber, fibre (clarification of this definition is needed)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fibra.

Noun[edit]

fibra f (plural fibre)

  1. fiber, fibre (all senses)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from *fidber or *findber, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyd- (to split), whence findō.

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Noun[edit]

fibra f (genitive fibrae); first declension

  1. fiber, filament

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative fibra fibrae
Genitive fibrae fibrārum
Dative fibrae fibrīs
Accusative fibram fibrās
Ablative fibrā fibrīs
Vocative fibra fibrae

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fibra. Compare the inherited doublet fêvera.

Noun[edit]

fibra f (plural fibras)

  1. fibre (single elongated piece of material)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fibra. Compare the inherited doublet hebra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfibɾa/, [ˈfiβɾa]

Noun[edit]

fibra f (plural fibras)

  1. fiber (a single elongated piece of material)
  2. fiber (a material (especially synthetic) in the form of fibers)
  3. fiber; dietary fiber
  4. (informal) fiberglass

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