See also: Cera, ceră, and c'era

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

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GalicianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese cera, from Latin cēra.

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceras)

  1. wax

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra (wax).

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

cera f (plural cere)

  1. wax
  2. complexion

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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, wax tablet
  3. a wax seal
  4. a wax image
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

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

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cērā

  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

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceras)

  1. wax

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)

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SilesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dъťi.

NounEdit

cera f

  1. daughter

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cēra (wax).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cera f (plural ceras)

  1. wax
  2. (Spain) crayon
    Synonyms: creyón (Colombia, Venezuela, Canary Islands), crayón (Argentina, Guatemala, Honduras, Uruguay), crayola (Cuba, Mexico, Peru), lápiz de cera (Spain)

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