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EnglishEdit

ContractionEdit

birra

  1. (Britain, dialectal, informal) Contraction of bit of.
    • 2011, Kate Rigby, Suckers n Scallies
      All the screaming in the night that gets in your head and it's not like you're getting your end away no more neither cause she's too shagged for fancy knickers and a birra cut and thrust, now that you've got the kid.

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NounEdit

birra

  1. leaf

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Bier.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbir.ra/
  • (file)

NounEdit

birra f (plural birre)

  1. beer
    Mi piace la birra.I like beer.
  2. beer, glass of beer
    Vuoi una birra?Do you want a beer?

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian birra.

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NounEdit

birra f (genitive birrae); first declension

  1. beer

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative birra birrae
Genitive birrae birrārum
Dative birrae birrīs
Accusative birram birrās
Ablative birrā birrīs
Vocative birra birrae

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian birra.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

birra f (plural birer)

  1. beer

Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *pirë.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈpirra/

AdverbEdit

birra

  1. around

AmbipositionEdit

birra

  1. around
  2. about, concerning

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish birria, from Vulgar Latin *verrea, from verres (boar).

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NounEdit

birra f (plural birras)

  1. (uncountable) obstinacy (state of stubbornness)
  2. an act proper of a spoilt or stubborn person

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VerbEdit

birra

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of birrar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of birrar

SicilianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbiʐ.ʐa/
  • Hyphenation: bìr‧ra

NounEdit

birra f (plural birri)

  1. beer
  2. beer, a glass of beer

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian birra.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbi.ra/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧rra

NounEdit

birra f (plural birras)

  1. beer
  2. beer, glass of beer

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WiradhuriEdit

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NounEdit

birra

  1. back
    • 1846, Horatio Hale, Ethnography and philology, vol. VI of Reports of the United States Exploring Expedition, under the command of Charles Wilkes
      bĭrɑ, mɑ̄r, gɑ́rbɑ back (different parts of)
    • 1904, R. H. Mathews, The Wiradyuri and other languages of New South Wales, in The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, vol. 34
      Back .... .... .... birra.

AdjectiveEdit

birra

  1. tired
    • 1892, James Günther, Grammar and Vocabulary of the Aboriginal Dialect called the Wirradhuri, in John Fraser (ed.), An Australian Language
      Birra—tired, fatigued.