sora

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See also: Sora, SORA, sóra, sorã, and soră

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Early 19th-century sources observe that this term was in use in Virginia; presumably it is from an Indigenous American language of that area. (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

sora (plural soras)

  1. A rail (Porzana carolina) of North, Central, and northern South America.

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Faroese[edit]

Verb[edit]

sora (third person singular past indicative soraði, third person plural past indicative sorað, supine sorað)

  1. to smash

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of sora (group v-30)
infinitive sora
supine sorað
participle (a6)1 sorandi soraður
present past
first singular sori soraði
second singular sorar soraði
third singular sorar soraði
plural sora soraðu
imperative
singular sora!
plural sorið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *sora, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *ćora

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsorɑ/, [ˈs̠o̞rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -orɑ
  • Syllabification: so‧ra

Noun[edit]

sora

  1. gravel

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sora (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative sora sorat
genitive soran sorien
partitive soraa soria
illative soraan soriin
singular plural
nominative sora sorat
accusative nom. sora sorat
gen. soran
genitive soran sorien
sorainrare
partitive soraa soria
inessive sorassa sorissa
elative sorasta sorista
illative soraan soriin
adessive soralla sorilla
ablative soralta sorilta
allative soralle sorille
essive sorana sorina
translative soraksi soriksi
instructive sorin
abessive soratta soritta
comitative sorineen
Possessive forms of sora (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person sorani soramme
2nd person sorasi soranne
3rd person soransa

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sor +‎ -a (possessive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃorɒ]
  • Hyphenation: so‧ra

Noun[edit]

sora

  1. third-person singular single-possession possessive of sor

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sora
accusative sorát
dative sorának
instrumental sorával
causal-final soráért
translative sorává
terminative soráig
essive-formal soraként
essive-modal sorául
inessive sorában
superessive során
adessive soránál
illative sorába
sublative sorára
allative sorához
elative sorából
delative soráról
ablative sorától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
soráé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
soráéi

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sora

  1. Rōmaji transcription of そら

Lombard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sopra.

Adverb[edit]

sora

  1. above

Neapolitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin soror.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sora f (plural sore)

  1. sister

Usage notes[edit]

Plural may be serure in some dialects (Cortelazzo 2002: 730), reflecting the Latin plural sorōrēs (> *serōrēs, via dissimilation).

References[edit]

  • Cortelazzo, Manlio. 2002. I dialetti Italiani: Storia, struttura, uso. Torino: UTET.

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sora f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of soră

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Puter, Vallader) sour

Etymology[edit]

From Latin soror, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

Noun[edit]

sora f (plural soras)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) sister

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • (in terms of gender):
    • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) frar
    • (Puter) frer