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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werzō (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh).

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guerra f (plural guerres)

  1. war

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan guerra, from Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werzō, *werzá- (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh).

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guerra f (plural guerres)

  1. war

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested in local Latin documents since the 11th century. From Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werzō, *werzá- (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh).

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war
  2. noisy confusion

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ReferencesEdit

  • guerra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • guerra” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • guerra” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • guerra” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • guerra” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

guerra

  1. war

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Italian guerra, from Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel) from Proto-Germanic *werrō (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh). Related to Old High German werra (confusion, strife, quarrel) (German verwirren (to confuse)), Old Saxon werran (to confuse, perplex), Dutch war (confusion, disarray), Old English wyrsa, wiersa (worse). More at worse, wurst.

PronunciationEdit

 
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  • IPA(key): /ˈɡwɛr.ra/, [ˈɡwɛr̺ːä]
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  • Hyphenation: guèr‧ra

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guerra f (plural guerre)

  1. (also figuratively) war, warfare

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Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werzō, *werzá- (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh).

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war

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PortugueseEdit

 
Guerra

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese guerra, gerra, from Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werrō (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh).

Related to Spanish guerra, Italian guerra, French guerre and English war.

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war (organised, large-scale armed conflict)
  2. (uncountable) war; warfare (the waging of war)
  3. (figuratively) war (any large-scale conflict)

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  • (warfare): paz

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RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werzō, *werzá- (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh).

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war

SicilianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel) from Proto-Germanic *werrō (confusion, disarray). Compare Italian guerra, Neapolitan uerra.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Trapani) IPA(key): [ˈɡwɛʐʐa]
  • Hyphenation: guèr‧ra

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guerra f (plural guerri)

  1. war

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin *werra, *guerra, from Frankish *werra (riot, disturbance, quarrel), from Proto-Germanic *werzō, *werzá- (confusion, disarray), from Proto-Indo-European *wers- (to mix up, confuse, beat, thresh). Compare Portuguese guerra, Italian guerra, French guerre.

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guerra f (plural guerras)

  1. war, warfare
    La guerra entre los Estados Unidos e Irak
    The war between the United States and Iraq

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