obra

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin opera, from opus. Doublet of òpera.

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Noun[edit]

obra f (plural obres)

  1. work (effort expended on a task)
  2. work (literary or artistic production)
  3. play (theatrical performance)
  4. (often in the plural) construction, repairs (of a building)

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈobra/
  • Hyphenation: ob‧ra

Noun[edit]

obra

  1. genitive and accusative singular of obr

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese obra, from Latin opera, from opus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

obra f (plural obras)

  1. work, labor, the action of toiling or working
  2. a product of work, such as a work of art
  3. oeuvre; the complete body of an artist's work
  4. a building under construction
  5. any human action, innovation, or achievement

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Verb[edit]

obra

  1. third-person singular present indicative of obrar
  2. second-person singular imperative of obrar

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese obra, from Latin opera. Compare the borrowed doublet ópera.

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Noun[edit]

obra f (plural obras)

  1. construction (process of constructing, building)
  2. construction site (place where a building is under construction)
  3. work (literary, artistic, or intellectual production)

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Verb[edit]

obra

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

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈobɾa/, [ˈoβɾa]
  • Hyphenation: o‧bra

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin opera, from opus. The original form in Old Spanish was huebra, which was later influenced by the verb obrar and generalized to obra[1]. Doublet of ópera.

Noun[edit]

obra f (plural obras)

  1. work, usually literary or artistic
  2. construction

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Inflected forms.

Verb[edit]

obra

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of obrar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of obrar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of obrar.

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