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purpura

See also: purpurā

EnglishEdit

Petechia and purpura on a human ankle.

EtymologyEdit

From Latin purpura

NounEdit

purpura (countable and uncountable, plural purpuras)

  1. (medicine) The appearance of red or purple discolorations on the skin that do not blanch when pressure is applied, caused by subdermal bleeding.

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /purˈpura/
  • Hyphenation: pur‧pur‧a

AdjectiveEdit

purpura (plural purpuraj, accusative singular purpuran, accusative plural purpurajn)

  1. purple (having blue/red mixture that makes the color purple)

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FinnishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

purpura

  1. (medicine) purpura

DeclensionEdit


IdoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

purpura

  1. purple

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra, purple-fish), of Semitic origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

purpura f (genitive purpurae); first declension

  1. the purple-fish, a species of shellfish or mussel
  2. the color purple
  3. vocative singular of purpura

purpurā f

  1. ablative singular of purpura

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative purpura purpurae
genitive purpurae purpurārum
dative purpurae purpurīs
accusative purpuram purpurās
ablative purpurā purpurīs
vocative purpura purpurae

DescendantsEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

purpura m

  1. genitive singular form of purpurs

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin purpura

NounEdit

purpura f

  1. purple
  2. purple cloth or raiment

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

purpura

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of purpurar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of purpurar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of purpurar.