prosa

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

prosa f ‎(uncountable)

  1. prose

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

prosa f ‎(uncountable)

  1. prose

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin word prōsa ‎(straightforward) from the term prōsa ōrātio ‎(a straightforward speech- i.e. without the ornaments of verse). The term prōsa ‎(straightforward) is a colloquial form of straight forwards which is the feminine form of straight forwards, from Old Latin prōvorsus ‎(moving straight ahead), from pro- ‎(forward) + turned, form of vertō ‎(I turn). Compare verse.[1]

Noun[edit]

prosa f ‎(plural prose)

  1. a prose
  2. a drama (theatre)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ prosa” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A colloquial form of prorsa the feminine form of prorsus ‎(straight forwards), from Old Latin prōvorsus ‎(moving straight ahead), from pro- ‎(forward) + turned, form of vertō ‎(I turn). Compare verse.[1]

Noun[edit]

prōsa

  1. (colloquial) feminine form of prōsus ‎(straightforward)

Derived terms[edit]

  • prōsa ōrātio (a straightforward speech- i.e. without the ornaments of verse)

References[edit]

  1. ^ prosa” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

Lojban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

In Lojbanized spelling.

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Gismu[edit]

prosa ‎(rafsi ros or ro'a)

  1. prose; x1 is prose (non-poetic written text) about plot/theme/subject x2 by author x3 for intended audience x4.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prosa

  1. genitive singular of proso

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese prosa, from Latin prōsa ‎(straightforward) in the term prōsa ōrātio ‎(straightforward speech), alteration of prorsa, from feminine form of prorsus ‎(straight forwards), from Old Latin prōvorsus ‎(moving straight ahead), from pro- ‎(forward) + turned.

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Noun[edit]

prosa f (plural prosas)

  1. (literature, uncountable) prose (written language not intended as poetry)
  2. a work in prose
  3. eloquence
  4. chat (informal conversation)

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Antonyms[edit]

  • (written language not intended as poetry): poesia

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

prosa f ‎(plural prosas)

  1. prose

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

prosa c

  1. prose

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