forza

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See also: forzá

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese força, from Late Latin or Vulgar Latin *fortia, re-analyzed as a feminine singular from the neuter plural of Latin fortis.

Noun[edit]

forza f (plural forzas)

  1. force

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin or Vulgar Latin *fortia, re-analyzed as a feminine singular from the neuter plural of Latin fortis. Cognate of Neapolitan fuorza, French force, Spanish fuerza, Catalan força, Portuguese força, Friulian fuarce, Venetian forsa and Sicilian forza.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɔr.t͡sa/, [ˈfɔr̺t̪͡s̪ä]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔrtsa
  • Hyphenation: fòr‧za

Noun[edit]

forza f (plural forze)

  1. force
  2. strength

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Verb[edit]

forza

  1. third-person singular present of forzare
  2. second-person singular indicative of forzare

Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin or Vulgar Latin *fortia, re-analyzed as a feminine singular from the neuter plural of Latin fortis.

Noun[edit]

forza f (plural forzes)

  1. force