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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan cambra, chambra, from Latin camera, from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára). Doublet of càmera.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cambra f (plural cambres)

  1. room
  2. bedroom
  3. chamber

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FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

cambra

  1. third-person singular past historic of cambrer

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps ultimately from Proto-Germanic *krampō (cramp). Cognate with Portuguese cãibra and Spanish calambre; see also French crampe. Compare also Italian cambra, French cambre, from a different origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cambra m (plural cambras)

  1. cramp (a painful contraction of a muscle which cannot be controlled)
    Synonym: breca

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French cambre, from Picard or Norman, from Old Northern French, derived from Latin camur, camurus (curved, bent).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkam.bra/, [ˈkämbr̺ä]
  • Hyphenation: càm‧bra

NounEdit

cambra f (plural cambre)

  1. cramp, clamp

SynonymsEdit

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cambra f (genitive cambrae); first declension

  1. medieval spelling of camera

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cambra cambrae
Genitive cambrae cambrārum
Dative cambrae cambrīs
Accusative cambram cambrās
Ablative cambrā cambrīs
Vocative cambra cambrae

ReferencesEdit

  • cambra in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “cambra”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 118/1

Old OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin camera, from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára). Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French chambre.

NounEdit

cambra f (oblique plural cambras, nominative singular cambra, nominative plural cambras)

  1. room, in particular a bedroom

DescendantsEdit

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