lira

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian lira.

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lira (plural lire or liras)

  1. The basic unit of currency in Turkey.
  2. The currency of Lebanon (also pound), Syria (also pound), Jordan (also dinar), former currency of Italy, Malta, San Marino and the Vatican City, superseded by the euro.
  3. The former currency of Israel, superseded by the sheqel.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

lira f

  1. lira (Turkish)
  2. lira (Italian)

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

lira

  1. third-person singular future of lire

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin libra.

Noun[edit]

lira f (plural lire)

  1. lira

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin lyra.

Noun[edit]

lira f (plural lire)

  1. lyre

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

līra f

  1. the earth thrown up between two furrows, a ridge
  2. furrow

Polish[edit]

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lira (#1)

Noun[edit]

lira f

  1. lyre
  2. black grouse's tail

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lira, from Ancient Greek λύρα (lura).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lîːra/
  • Hyphenation: li‧ra

Noun[edit]

lȋra f (Cyrillic spelling ли̑ра)

  1. lyre

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References[edit]

  • lira” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Noun[edit]

lira f (??? please provide the genitive!, ??? please provide the nominative plural!)

  1. lyre (a stringed musical instrument)


This Slovene entry was created from the translations listed at lyre. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see lira in the Slovene Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) December 2008


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lyra, from Ancient Greek λύρα (lura).

Noun[edit]

lira f (plural liras)

  1. lyre

Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian lira, from Latin libra.

Noun[edit]

lira f (plural liras)

  1. lira (former currency of Italy)

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

lira (present lirar, preterite lirade, supine lirat , imperative lira )

  1. (colloquial) to play (a sport, an instrument or a game)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian lira.

Noun[edit]

lira (definite accusative lirayı, plural liralar)

  1. Turkish lira.

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