macra

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See also: macra- and Macra

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek μακρά (makrá), neuter plural form of μακρός (makrós, long).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

macra

  1. plural of macron
    • 1986: Peter V. Jones and Keith C. Sidwell, Reading Latin: Grammar, vocabulary and exercises, Introduction — General notes (note 1), page 2 (22nd printing (2007); Cambridge University Press; →ISBN
      All vowels are pronounced short unless marked with a ¯ (macron) over them. So observe different vowel length of ‘i’ in, e.g., fīlia, etc. It may be helpful, but is not essential, to mark macra in your exercises.

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish maccrad; synchronically analyzable as mac +‎ -ra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

macra m (genitive singular macra, nominative plural macraí)

  1. (collective), boys, youths, children
  2. (countable) band of youths

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
macra mhacra not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

macra

  1. nominative feminine singular of macer
  2. nominative neuter plural of macer
  3. accusative neuter plural of macer
  4. vocative feminine singular of macer
  5. vocative neuter plural of macer

Adjective[edit]

macrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of macer