umbra

See also: umbră

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin umbra (shadow).

NounEdit

umbra (plural umbras or umbrae)

  1. A shadow.
  2. (astronomy) The central region of a sunspot.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin umbra (shadow).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɔmbra/, [ˈɔmb̥ʁɑ]

NounEdit

umbra c (singular definite umbraen, not used in plural form)

  1. umber (pigment, colour)
  2. (as an adjective) umber (of a reddish brown colour)

InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin.

NounEdit

umbra (plural umbras)

  1. shadow

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

umbra f

  1. feminine form of umbro

NounEdit

umbra f (plural umbre) (Masculine: umbro)

  1. Female Umbrian; woman native or inhabitant of Umbria

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Generally connected with Lithuanian unksna.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

umbra f (genitive umbrae); first declension

  1. a shadow
  2. a shade
  3. a ghost

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative umbra umbrae
genitive umbrae umbrārum
dative umbrae umbrīs
accusative umbram umbrās
ablative umbrā umbrīs
vocative umbra umbrae

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Related termsEdit

  • umbrātiō

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • umbra in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

umbra f (singular, nominative/accusative, definite form of umbră)

  1. the shadow
Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 12:07