purpura

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English[edit]

Petechia and purpura on a human ankle.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin purpura

Noun[edit]

purpura (countable and uncountable, plural purpuras)

  1. (medicine) The appearance of red or purple discolorations on the skin that do not blanch when pressure is applied, caused by subdermal bleeding.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /purˈpura/
  • Hyphenation: pur‧pur‧a

Adjective[edit]

purpura (plural purpuraj, accusative singular purpuran, accusative plural purpurajn)

  1. purple (having blue/red mixture that makes the color purple)

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Finnish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

purpura

  1. (medicine) purpura

Declension[edit]


Ido[edit]

Adjective[edit]

purpura

  1. purple

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphura, purple-fish), of Semitic origin.

Noun[edit]

purpura f (genitive purpurae); first declension

  1. the purple-fish, a species of shellfish or mussel
  2. the color purple
  3. vocative singular of purpura

purpurā f

  1. ablative singular of purpura

Inflection[edit]

First declension (1). First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative purpura purpurae
genitive purpurae purpurārum
dative purpurae purpurīs
accusative purpuram purpurās
ablative purpurā purpurīs
vocative purpura purpurae

Descendants[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

purpura m

  1. genitive singular form of purpurs

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin purpura

Noun[edit]

purpura f

  1. purple
  2. purple cloth or raiment

Descendants[edit]