See also: forrá and förra

GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Probably from Suevic, from Proto-Germanic *furhs Compare Italian forra, English furrow.

NounEdit

forra f (plural forras)

  1. ground hollow used in the children’s traditional game named porca
  2. fulcrum

Etymology 2Edit

From forrar.

  1. wedge, chock
  2. hem, hemline
  3. building block used to reinforce walls built with rubble masonry

ReferencesEdit

  • forra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Lombardic furh. Compare German Furche.

NounEdit

forra f (plural forre)

  1. ravine, gorge

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

forra

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of forrar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of forrar

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

forra

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of forrar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of forrar.