intra

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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).

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 & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • intra” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (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]

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

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