pira

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See also: PIRA, pirá, píra, and pirã

Bikol Central[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

pirá

  1. (interrogative) how many

Cebuano[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

pirá

  1. (interrogative) how many
  2. (interrogative) how much

Guaraní[edit]

Noun[edit]

pira

  1. fish

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin pyra from Greek πῦρ

Noun[edit]

pira f

  1. pyre

Anagrams[edit]


Old Tupi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pira

  1. skin

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pira f (plural piras)

  1. pyre (heap on which corpses are burned)
  2. (slang) thingamajig, gizmo, thingy (something whose name is unknown)
  3. (Brazil, slang) a proposition, suggestion or theory considered absurd or rather unlikely

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pira

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

Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian pera

Noun[edit]

pira

  1. pear

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

píra f

  1. spelt (grain) (Triticum spelta)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. píra
gen. sing. píre
singular dual plural
nominative píra píri píre
accusative píro píri píre
genitive píre pír pír
dative píri pírama píram
locative píri pírah pírah
instrumental píro pírama pírami

Further reading[edit]

  • pira”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pyra from Greek πῦρ.

Noun[edit]

pira f (plural piras)

  1. pyre

Etymology 2[edit]

From Caló

Noun[edit]

pira f (plural piras)

  1. escape, flight
Synonyms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pira

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

Warlpiri[edit]

Noun[edit]

pira

  1. moon