infra

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin infra, below

Adverb[edit]

infra (not comparable)

  1. (law) Used to refer to something discussed later.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened form of infrastructure

Noun[edit]

infra (plural infras)

  1. (civil engineering, informal) Infrastructure.

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Preposition[edit]

infra

  1. among
    • 1877, Antonio Ive, Canti popolari istriani: raccolti a Rovigno, volume 5, Ermanno Loescher, page 40:
      Ti me pari oûna dea infra li dai,
      You seem to me a goddess among the gods,

Italian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

infra

  1. Only used in the phrase vedi infra.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adverb contracted from the ablative īnferā (parte), of īnferus.

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈin.fraː/, [ˈĩː.fraː]

Adverb[edit]

īnfrā (not comparable)

  1. below

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Preposition[edit]

īnfrā

  1. (with accusative) below

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References[edit]

  • infra in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • infra in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “infra”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • infra” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to feel superior to the affairs of life: res humanas infra se positas arbitrari
    • to consider a thing beneath one's dignity: aliquid infra se ducere or infra se positum arbitrari
    • as I said above: ut supra (opp. infra) diximus, dictum est