pyra

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pyra f (genitive pyrae); first declension

  1. (funeral) pyre

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pyra pyrae
genitive pyrae pyrārum
dative pyrae pyrīs
accusative pyram pyrās
ablative pyrā pyrīs
vocative pyra pyrae

References[edit]

  • pyra in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pyra in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pyra”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pyra” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • pyra in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pyra in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pyra f

  1. (regional) potato

Usage notes[edit]

Used only in the region of Greater Poland.

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

pyra f (plural pyras)

  1. Obsolete spelling of pira (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).