madeira

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

madeira (countable and uncountable, plural madeiras)

  1. Madeira (wine)

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

madeira

  1. Madeira (fortified wine produced on Madeira)
    Synonym: madeiraviini

Declension[edit]

Inflection of madeira (Kotus type 13/katiska, no gradation)
nominative madeira madeirat
genitive madeiran madeiroiden
madeiroitten
madeirojen
partitive madeiraa madeiroita
madeiroja
illative madeiraan madeiroihin
singular plural
nominative madeira madeirat
accusative nom. madeira madeirat
gen. madeiran
genitive madeiran madeiroiden
madeiroitten
madeirojen
madeirainrare
partitive madeiraa madeiroita
madeiroja
inessive madeirassa madeiroissa
elative madeirasta madeiroista
illative madeiraan madeiroihin
adessive madeiralla madeiroilla
ablative madeiralta madeiroilta
allative madeiralle madeiroille
essive madeirana madeiroina
translative madeiraksi madeiroiksi
instructive madeiroin
abessive madeiratta madeiroitta
comitative madeiroineen
Possessive forms of madeira (type katiska)
possessor singular plural
1st person madeirani madeiramme
2nd person madeirasi madeiranne
3rd person madeiransa

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese madeira, from Latin materia. Cf. also materia.

Noun[edit]

madeira f (plural madeiras)

  1. wood

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /maˈde(j).ɾɐ/, [maˈde(ɪ̯).ɾɐ]
 
  • IPA(key): (Lisbon) /mɐˈdɐj.ɾɐ/, [mɐˈðɐɪ̯.ɾɐ]
  • IPA(key): (non-Lisbon Portugal) /mɐˈde(j).ɾɐ/, [mɐˈðe(ɪ̯).ɾɐ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese madeira, from Latin māteria, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (mother). Cognates include Spanish madera. Doublet of matéria, a borrowing.

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Noun[edit]

madeira f (plural madeiras)

  1. (uncountable) wood (substance making up the central part of the trunk and branches of a tree)
    Synonyms: lenha, lenho, pau
  2. wood (the wood of a particular species of tree)
    Synonym: pau
  3. a piece of timber
    Synonym: pau
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Interjection[edit]

madeira!

  1. Timber!; used by lumberjacks to warn others when a tree is falling down

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortening of vinho da Madeira (literally wine of Madeira), after the Portuguese island of Madeira.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

madeira m (uncountable)

  1. a type of fortified wine produced in the island of Madeira
    Synonyms: vinho da Madeira, vinho Madeira

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

madeira

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of madeirar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of madeirar

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