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See also: Cera, ceră, and c'era

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AsturianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra.

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceres)

  1. wax

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceres)

  1. wax

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese cera, from Latin cēra.

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceras)

  1. wax

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra (wax).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʃera/, [ˈt͡ʃeː.ra]
  • Hyphenation: cé‧ra

NounEdit

cera f (plural cere)

  1. wax
  2. complexion

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

A foreign loan from a substrate language, cognate with Ancient Greek κηρός (kērós) and Albanian qiri.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cēra f (genitive cērae); first declension

  1. wax, beeswax, honeycomb
  2. a writing tablet covered with wax
  3. a wax seal
  4. a wax image

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cēra cērae
Genitive cērae cērārum
Dative cērae cērīs
Accusative cēram cērās
Ablative cērā cērīs
Vocative cēra cērae

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

VerbEdit

cēra

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of cērō

ReferencesEdit

  • cera in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cera in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cera in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • cera in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • cera in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cera in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  1. ^ Mallory, Douglas, Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cyra, from German Zier.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cera f

  1. complexion

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese cera (wax), from Latin cēra.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceras)

  1. wax (oily, water-resistant substance)

Related termsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra (wax).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceras)

  1. wax

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit