frase

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See also: Frase, frasé, frâse, fräse, and fråse

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, I tell, express).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

frase f (plural frases)

  1. phrase
  2. sentence

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, I tell, express).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fra‧se

Noun[edit]

frase f (plural frasen or frases, diminutive frasetje n)

  1. phrase

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: frasefrasa

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

frase

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fraser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of fraser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of fraser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of fraser
  5. second-person singular imperative of fraser

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, I tell, express).

Noun[edit]

frase f (plural frases)

  1. phrase

Further reading[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch frase, from Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, I tell, express).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfrasə]
  • Hyphenation: fra‧sê

Noun[edit]

frase (plural frasa-frasa, first-person possessive fraseku, second-person possessive frasemu, third-person possessive frasenya)

  1. Superseded spelling of frasa (phrase).

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, I tell, express).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

frase f (plural frasi)

  1. (linguistics) sentence
  2. (linguistics) phrase, clause
  3. expression, phrase
  4. (music) phrase

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • frase in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

frase m (definite singular frasen, indefinite plural fraser, definite plural frasene)

  1. a phrase
  2. (music) a phrase

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

frase m (definite singular frasen, indefinite plural frasar, definite plural frasane)

  1. a phrase

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Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fraisō. Cognates include Old Saxon frēsa and Old Dutch frēsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

frāse f

  1. danger

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, I tell, express).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

frase f (plural frases)

  1. (grammar) sentence (grammatically complete series of words)
    Synonym: (obsolete) sentença
  2. (music) phrase (a small, somewhat independent series of notes)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:frase.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • frase” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin phrasis (diction), from Ancient Greek φράσις (phrásis, manner of expression), from φράζω (phrázō, to tell, express).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɾase/, [ˈfɾa.se]

Noun[edit]

frase f (plural frases)

  1. sentence
    Synonym: oración
  2. phrase

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]