petra

See also: Petra

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

petra

  1. stone, a weight equal to 14 pounds.
    • 1882, James Edwin Thorold Rogers, A History of Agriculture and Prices in England, Volume 4, p. 209:
      Generally, however, the stone or petra, almost always of 14 lbs., is used, the tod of 28 lbs., and the sack of thirteen stone.

AnagramsEdit


BretonEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

petra

  1. what?

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

petra

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of peura.

DeclensionEdit


InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

petra (plural petras)

  1. stone

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

A late borrowing from Ancient Greek πέτρα (petra, stone, rock).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

petra f (genitive petrae); first declension

  1. stone, rock

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative petra petrae
genitive petrae petrārum
dative petrae petrīs
accusative petram petrās
ablative petrā petrīs
vocative petra petrae

Derived termsEdit

  • Petrus
  • sāl petrae, sāl petræ (stone salt; possibly "salt of Petra")

DescendantsEdit


SicilianEdit

NounEdit

petra f

  1. stone
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