gira

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See also: girá, girà, girâ, girā, girą, and gíra

Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡiˈɾʌ/
  • Hyphenation: gi‧ra

Noun[edit]

girá f (plural giraarí f)

  1. (collective) fire
  2. (collective) firearms

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “gira”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gira f (plural gires)

  1. tour
  2. turn-up, cuff (of trousers)

Verb[edit]

gira

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

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish guerra.

Noun[edit]

gira

  1. war; warfare

Verb[edit]

gira

  1. to go to war; to enter into an armed conflict
  2. to wage war

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gira

  1. third-person singular past historic of girer

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

gira

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

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

gira f

  1. kvass

Maranao[edit]

Noun[edit]

gira

  1. war

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

gira n pl

  1. definite plural of gir

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

gira n pl

  1. definite plural of gir

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Old Polish giża (ham, buttock), from Proto-Slavic *gyža (stump).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡi.ra/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ira
  • Syllabification: gi‧ra

Noun[edit]

gira f (augmentative girsko)

  1. (colloquial) leg
    Synonyms: noga, szkita
  2. (Poznań, cooking) pickled ham hock

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • gira in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • gira in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gira

  1. feminine singular of giro

Verb[edit]

gira

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of gerir
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of gerir
  3. first-person singular imperative of gerir
  4. third-person singular imperative of gerir

Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

a gira (third-person singular present girează, past participle girat1st conj.

  1. Alternative form of gera

Conjugation[edit]


Sambali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish guerra (war).

Noun[edit]

gira

  1. war

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxiɾa/, [ˈxi.ɾa]

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of girar.

Noun[edit]

gira f (plural giras)

  1. tour (a journey through a list of places)
    gira por EuropaEuropean tour
    • 2018 July 9, “La visita de Trump a Europa plasma el nuevo orden de Estados Unidos”, in El País[1]:
      El presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump, emprende mañana martes una gira que plasma el nuevo orden en Washington, en el que la defensa y el comercio se contemplan con el mismo prisma y los viejos aliados son hoy rivales.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
Descendants[edit]
  • Tagalog: hira

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

gira

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

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin gȳrāre.

Verb[edit]

gira (present girar, preterite girade, supine girat, imperative gira)

  1. (nautical) to yaw, turn (a ship at sea)
  2. (land vehicles) swerve, an unplanned quick deviation to avoid impact
    • Han gira för cyklisten
      He swerve for the cyclist

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