See also: Elektra and Elektrą

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Etymology edit

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Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˌeːˈlɛk.traː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: elek‧tra

Noun edit

elektra f or n (uncountable)

  1. (collective) electronics
  2. (uncountable) electricity

Esperanto edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /eˈlektra/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: e‧lek‧tra

Adjective edit

elektra (accusative singular elektran, plural elektraj, accusative plural elektrajn)

  1. electric, electrical
    • 1903, L. L. Zamenhof, Fundamenta Krestomatio[1]:
      Kiam la insekto flugis antaŭ la elektra lumo, ĝi ĵetis ombron
      When the insect flew in front of the electric light, it threw a shadow

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Lithuanian edit

 elektra on Lithuanian Wikipedia

Etymology edit

Borrowed from another language, ultimately from New Latin ēlectricus (electrical).

Noun edit

elektrà f (plural elèktros) stress pattern 2

  1. electricity

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