lura

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Galician[edit]

lura

Etymology 1[edit]

Dissimillation of lula, probably a back formation from an earlier *loliin, from Latin lōllīginem (squid, cuttlefish).[1]

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lura f (plural luras)

  1. squid (Loligo vulgaris)
    • 1417, Ángel Rodríguez González (ed.), Libro do Concello de Santiago (1416-1422). Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 75:
      Iten que se venda o pescado en esta maneira: a libra dos sacadores et das sollas et dos bodiõos, dos polvos et das fanequas et das rayas et das langostas et das sibias et das luras a tres dineiros cada libra
      Item, they should sell the captured fish in this way: the pound of sacadores [?], of plaices, of Baillon's wrasses, of octopuses, of poutings, of stingrays, of lobsters, of cuttlefish and of squids, three diñeiros each pound
  2. (pejorative, dated) fisherman
  3. (mildly pejorative) a stingy person

Etymology 2[edit]

From a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia *lour-, *lōr-, *lūr-.[2]

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Noun[edit]

lura f (plural luras)

  1. den
  2. (figuratively) nostril, nose, mucus

References[edit]

  • lura” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • lura” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • lura” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. loligíneo.
  2. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. lorca.

Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lūra f (genitive lūrae); first declension

  1. sack, bag
  2. (figuratively) belly, paunch

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lūra lūrae
genitive lūrae lūrārum
dative lūrae lūrīs
accusative lūram lūrās
ablative lūrā lūrīs
vocative lūra lūrae

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German luren

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lura (present tense lurar or lurer, past tense lura or lurte, past participle lura or lurt, present participle lurande, imperative lur)

  1. to deceive, trick
  2. to lurk
  3. to wonder ( / about)

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Swedish[edit]

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lura (present lurar, preterite lurade, supine lurat, imperative lura)

  1. to trick, to fool, to deceive, to lure

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