serra

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See also: Serra and serrá

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin serra.

Noun[edit]

serra f (plural serres)

  1. saw (tool)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin serra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

serra f (plural serres)

  1. saw (tool)
  2. sierra, mountain range

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

serra

  1. third-person singular past historic of serrer

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin serra.

Noun[edit]

serra f (plural serras)

  1. saw (tool)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From serrare.

Noun[edit]

serra f (plural serre)

  1. greenhouse, glasshouse

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Verb[edit]

serra

  1. third-person singular present indicative of serrare
  2. second-person singular imperative of serrare

Latin[edit]

trēs serrae (three saws)

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *sek- (cut). Compare Latin secō (I cut) and saxum (stone).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

serra f (genitive serrae); first declension

  1. a saw (tool)
  2. a kind of sawfish
  3. (military) a serrated battle order

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative serra serrae
genitive serrae serrārum
dative serrae serrīs
accusative serram serrās
ablative serrā serrīs
vocative serra serrae

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References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese serra, from Latin serra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

serra f (plural serras)

  1. saw (tool)
  2. chain (of mountains)

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Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin serra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛʐ.ʐa/
  • Hyphenation: sèr‧ra

Noun[edit]

serra f (plural serri)

  1. saw

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