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ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Probably from Latin boreas, from Ancient Greek Βορέᾱς (Boréās). Doublet of borea.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boria f (plural borie)

  1. conceit, arrogance, swagger
    Synonyms: orgoglio, arroganza
    quel ragazzo è pieno di boria(please add an English translation of this usage example)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

boria

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

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • boria in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek βόρεια (bóreia).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

borīa f (genitive borīae); first declension

  1. A kind of jasper

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative borīa borīae
Genitive borīae borīārum
Dative borīae borīīs
Accusative borīam borīās
Ablative borīā borīīs
Vocative borīa borīae

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bōria

  1. nominative plural of bōrium
  2. accusative plural of bōrium
  3. vocative plural of bōrium

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