usura

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

usura f ‎(plural usuras)

  1. usury

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin ūsūra

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

usura f ‎(plural usure)

  1. usury, leech
  2. wear, threadbare

Related terms[edit]

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Verb[edit]

usura

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

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ūtor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ūsūra f ‎(genitive ūsūrae); first declension

  1. use, enjoyment
  2. interest (on a loan)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ūsūra ūsūrae
genitive ūsūrae ūsūrārum
dative ūsūrae ūsūrīs
accusative ūsūram ūsūrās
ablative ūsūrā ūsūrīs
vocative ūsūra ūsūrae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • usura” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

usura f (plural usuras)

  1. usury (exorbitant rate of interest)
  2. (uncountable) usury (practice of lending money at exorbitant rates)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (lending of money at exorbitant rates): agiotagem

Verb[edit]

usura

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of usurar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of usurar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin usura

Noun[edit]

usura f ‎(plural usuras)

  1. usury

Related terms[edit]