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), Northern Kurdish hindirr (inside), Persian اندرون(inner).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

intrā (+ accusative)

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

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Aromanian: ntrã
  • Italo-Dalmatian
  • Czech: intra-
  • English: intra-
  • French: intra-

Adverb[edit]

intrā (not comparable)

  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 Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) within four walls: intra parietes (Brut. 8. 32)

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Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to enter

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Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin intrā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

intra

  1. between, among
    Synonym: inter, intre