mirra

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin myrrha (also murra), from Ancient Greek μύρρα (múrrha), of Semitic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mirra f (uncountable)

  1. myrrh

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin myrrha (also murra), from Ancient Greek μύρρα (múrrha), of Semitic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mirra f (plural mirre)

  1. myrrh

Further reading[edit]

  • mirra in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mirra

  1. Alternative form of mirre

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin myrrha, from Ancient Greek μύρρα (múrrha), of Semitic origin.

Noun[edit]

mirra f (genitive mirru, plural -)

  1. myrrh

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese mirra, from Latin myrrha, from Ancient Greek μύρρα (múrrha), of Semitic origin.

Noun[edit]

mirra f (usually uncountable, plural mirras)

  1. myrrh (dried sap of the Commiphora myrrha tree)

Etymology 2[edit]

From mirrar (to wither).

Noun[edit]

mirra m, f (plural mirras)

  1. (dialectal) a skinny person

Noun[edit]

mirra f (plural mirras)

  1. (obsolete) skeleton, mummy

Descendants[edit]

  • Japanese: ミイラ (mīra)
  • Korean: 미라 (mira)

Verb[edit]

mirra

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

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin myrrha, from Ancient Greek μύρρα (múrrha), of Semitic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mirra f (uncountable)

  1. myrrh

Further reading[edit]