intra

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See also: întra and intra-

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *interus (whence also interior), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁énteros (inner, what is inside). Cognates include Sanskrit अन्तर (ántara, interior) and Ancient Greek ἔντερον (énteron, intestine, bowel), Kurdish hindirr (inside), Persian اندرون (bowel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

intrā with accusative

  1. within; inside
  2. during
  3. less than

Descendants[edit]

Adverb[edit]

intrā

  1. within; inside.

Verb[edit]

intrā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of intrō

References[edit]

  • intra in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • intra in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • intra” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) within four walls: intra parietes (Brut. 8. 32)

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Modified from the original form întra, from Latin intrāre, present active infinitive of intrō (enter).

Verb[edit]

a intra (third-person singular present intră, past participle intrat1st conj.

  1. to enter

Conjugation[edit]

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