guerra

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See also: Guerra and guèrra

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

Noun[edit]

guerra f (plural guerres)

  1. war

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan guerra, from Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

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guerra f (plural guerres)

  1. war

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war
  2. noisy confusion

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References[edit]

  • guerra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • guerra” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • guerra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • guerra” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • guerra” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

guerra

  1. war

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian guerra, from Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡwɛr.ra/
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  • Hyphenation: guèr‧ra

Noun[edit]

guerra f (plural guerre)

  1. (also figuratively) war, warfare
    Synonyms: conflitto, lotta, ostilità, scontro
    Antonym: pace

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  • Slavomolisano: gvera

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References[edit]

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

Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

guerra f (genitive guerrae); first declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) war
    • 1678, du Cange, Glossarium mediæ et infimæ latinitatis, page 129b:
      GUERRA, Werra, Bellum, publicum vel privatum, Gallis Guerre, Anglis Warre, et Werre. Kero Augiensis

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative guerra guerrae
Genitive guerrae guerrārum
Dative guerrae guerrīs
Accusative guerram guerrās
Ablative guerrā guerrīs
Vocative guerra guerrae

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war

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Portuguese[edit]

Guerra

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese guerra, Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war (organised, large-scale armed conflict)
    Antonym: paz
  2. (uncountable) war; warfare (the waging of war)
  3. (figuratively) war (any large-scale conflict)
    Synonym: conflito

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Descendants[edit]

  • Papiamentu: gera

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

Noun[edit]

guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war

Sicilian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Trapani) IPA(key): [ˈɡwɛʐʐa]
  • Hyphenation: guèr‧ra

Noun[edit]

guerra f (plural guerri)

  1. war

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin werra, borrowed from Frankish *werru (confusion; quarrel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡera/, [ˈɡe.ra]
  • Hyphenation: gue‧rra

Noun[edit]

guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war, warfare
    La guerra entre los Estados Unidos e Irak
    The war between the United States and Iraq
    Synonyms: conflicto bélico, choque, combate, conflagración, conflicto, contienda, cruzada, enfrentamiento, guerrilla, hostilidades, lid, lucha, ofensiva, pelea, refriega
    Antonyms: paz, concordia

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