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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

burla m (genitive singular burla, nominative plural burlaí)

  1. bundle, roll, bale, plug, sheaf
  2. burly person
  3. lumpish, unsociable, person

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • burláil (bundle, roll together, bale, transitive verb)
  • burlaíocht ((act of) bundling; rolling about, wrestling; lumpishness)
  • burlaire (baler)
  • burlóg (small bundle)

Related termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
burla bhurla mburla
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin burra (nonsense, trickery, literally flock of wool).

NounEdit

burla f (plural burle)

  1. trick, prank, frolic, joke

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

burla

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

LadinoEdit

NounEdit

burla f (Latin spelling)

  1. joke

Related termsEdit


PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from Spanish burla, of unknown origin.

NounEdit

burla f (plural burlas)

  1. fraud
  2. mockery
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

burla

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of burlar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of burlar

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. The Real Academia Española suggests Latin *burrula, from burrae. Also see Italian burla.

NounEdit

burla f (plural burlas)

  1. mockery, taunt, ridicule
  2. prank

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

burla

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