prosa

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Catalan[edit]

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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 Latin 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 prorsa(straight forwards) which is 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]

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]

Etymology[edit]

From phrases such as "prōsa ōrātiō", "prōsa ēloquentia" ("straightforward speech", i.e. without the ornaments of verse). Feminine form of prōsus, prōrsus.

Noun[edit]

prōsa f (genitive prōsae); first declension

  1. prose

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative prōsa prōsae
genitive prōsae prōsārum
dative prōsae prōsīs
accusative prōsam prōsās
ablative prōsā prōsīs
vocative prōsa prōsae

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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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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prosa

Noun[edit]

prosa m (definite singular prosaen)

  1. prose (written or spoken language without metrical structure)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prosa

Noun[edit]

prosa m (definite singular prosaen)

  1. prose (as above)

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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]

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Noun[edit]

prosa f (plural prosas)

  1. prose

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

prosa c

  1. prose

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