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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Has been connected to haruspex, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰerH-, but per De Vaan this can only be done by assuming *hēra with a Sabellic or rustic development to hīra and assigns no etymology.[1]

NounEdit

hīra f (genitive hīrae); first declension

  1. (anatomy) Empty gut

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative hīra hīrae
Genitive hīrae hīrārum
Dative hīrae hīrīs
Accusative hīram hīrās
Ablative hīrā hīrīs
Vocative hīra hīrae

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “hīra”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 285-286

MalagasyEdit

NounEdit

hira

  1. music

Old EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

hira

  1. Alternative form of heora: their, of them

TagalogEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from Spanish girar (to turn).

Pronunciation 1Edit

  • IPA(key): /hiˈɾa/, [çiˈra]

AdjectiveEdit

hirá

  1. confused; puzzled; perplexed; distracted
    Synonyms: lito, tuliro, gusot, hilo, aligutgot, gulo, lingaw, liso

NounEdit

hirá

  1. sudden distraction or confusion of the mind
  2. slip or error caused by distraction

Etymology 2Edit

Pronunciation 2Edit

  • IPA(key): /hiˈɾaʔ/, [çiˈraʔ]

NounEdit

hirâ

  1. (meteorology) decrease in water; subsidence of a flood

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowing from Spanish gira (tour).

Pronunciation 3Edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhi.ɾa/, [ˈçi.ra]

NounEdit

híra

  1. picnic
    Synonym: piknik

See alsoEdit