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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan corda, from Latin chorda, from Ancient Greek χορδή (khordḗ, rope, cord).

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NounEdit

corda f (plural cordes)

  1. rope
  2. string
  3. cord
  4. (music) string instrument
  5. (geometry) chord

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FrenchEdit

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corda

  1. third-person singular past historic of corder

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English cord.

NounEdit

corda m (genitive singular corda, nominative plural cordaí)

  1. cord, string
DeclensionEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

From English chord.

NounEdit

corda m (genitive singular corda, nominative plural cordaí)

  1. (music) chord
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
corda chorda gcorda
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin chorda (cord), from Ancient Greek (Doric) χορδά (khordá), (Ionic) χορδή (khordḗ, string of gut, the string of a lyre).

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NounEdit

corda f (plural corde)

  1. rope
  2. (anatomy) chord, cord
  3. (music) string, cord (of a musical instrument)
  4. (geometry) chord
  5. (sports) string (of a tennis racquet, etc)
  6. (boxing) rope (of a ring)

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LatinEdit

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NounEdit

corda

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

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PortugueseEdit

 
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corda

EtymologyEdit

From Latin chorda (cord), from Ancient Greek (Doric) χορδά (khordá), (Ionic) χορδή (khordḗ, string of gut, the string of a lyre).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

corda f (plural cordas)

  1. rope, string
    Synonyms: fio, cabo, linha
  2. winding mechanism
  3. cord, heartstring

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Catalan corda (rope). Doublet of cuerda.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkorda/, [ˈkorða]

NounEdit

corda f (uncountable)

  1. rope

Usage notesEdit

Only used in the construction estar a la corda, to navigate against a headwind.

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