See also: Lepra

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin. See leper.

NounEdit

lepra (uncountable)

  1. (medicine, archaic) leprosy
  2. A scurfy, mealy substance on the surface of some plants.

Usage notesEdit

  • This term was formerly given to various skin diseases, the leprosy of modern authors being Lepra Arabum.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for lepra in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


CorsicanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lepra f (plural lepre)

  1. Alternative form of levra

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛpra]
  • Rhymes: -pra
  • Hyphenation: le‧p‧ra

NounEdit

lepra f

  1. leprosy

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: le‧pra

NounEdit

lepra m (uncountable)

  1. leprosy

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FinnishEdit

(index le)

NounEdit

lepra

  1. (medicine) leprosy

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of lepra (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative lepra
genitive lepran
partitive lepraa
illative lepraan
singular plural
nominative lepra
accusative nom. lepra
gen. lepran
genitive lepran
partitive lepraa
inessive leprassa
elative leprasta
illative lepraan
adessive lepralla
ablative lepralta
allative lepralle
essive leprana
translative lepraksi
instructive
abessive lepratta
comitative
Possessive forms of lepra (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person leprani lepramme
2nd person leprasi lepranne
3rd person lepransa

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HungarianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin lepra, from Ancient Greek λέπρα (lépra, leprosy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛprɒ]
  • Hyphenation: lep‧ra
  • Rhymes: -rɒ

AdjectiveEdit

lepra (comparative leprább, superlative legleprább)

  1. (slang) stinking (very bad)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative lepra leprák
accusative leprát leprákat
dative leprának lepráknak
instrumental leprával leprákkal
causal-final lepráért leprákért
translative leprává leprákká
terminative lepráig leprákig
essive-formal lepraként leprákként
essive-modal
inessive leprában leprákban
superessive leprán leprákon
adessive lepránál lepráknál
illative leprába leprákba
sublative leprára leprákra
allative leprához leprákhoz
elative leprából leprákból
delative lepráról leprákról
ablative leprától lepráktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
lepráé lepráké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
lepráéi leprákéi

NounEdit

lepra (plural leprák)

  1. leprosy (infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative lepra leprák
accusative leprát leprákat
dative leprának lepráknak
instrumental leprával leprákkal
causal-final lepráért leprákért
translative leprává leprákká
terminative lepráig leprákig
essive-formal lepraként leprákként
essive-modal
inessive leprában leprákban
superessive leprán leprákon
adessive lepránál lepráknál
illative leprába leprákba
sublative leprára leprákra
allative leprához leprákhoz
elative leprából leprákból
delative lepráról leprákról
ablative leprától lepráktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
lepráé lepráké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
lepráéi leprákéi
Possessive forms of lepra
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. leprám lepráim
2nd person sing. leprád lepráid
3rd person sing. leprája leprái
1st person plural lepránk lepráink
2nd person plural leprátok lepráitok
3rd person plural leprájuk lepráik

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch lepra, ultimately from Ancient Greek λέπρα (lépra, leprosy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lɛpra/
  • Hyphenation: lep‧ra

NounEdit

lepra

  1. leprosy
    Synonyms: abras, kusta, taiko

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

lepra f (plural lepre)

  1. (archaic) Alternative spelling of lebbra

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λέπρα (lépra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lepra f (genitive leprae); first declension

  1. leprosy

Usage notesEdit

This word is usually plural in Classical Latin, but primarily used in the singular in Late Latin.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lepra leprae
Genitive leprae leprārum
Dative leprae leprīs
Accusative lepram leprās
Ablative leprā leprīs
Vocative lepra leprae

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: lebbra
  • Portuguese: lepra
  • Russian: лепра (lepra)
  • Spanish: lepra

ReferencesEdit

  • lepra in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • lepra in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

PolishEdit

NounEdit

lepra f

  1. leprosy

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin lepra (leprosy), from Ancient Greek λέπρα (lépra, leprosy), from λεπίς (lepís, scale), from λέπω (lépō, I peel).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lepra f (uncountable)

  1. leprosy (infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae)
    Synonyms: mal de Hansen, morfeia, hanseniase

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SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin lepra, from Ancient Greek λέπρα (lépra), from λεπίς (lepís, scale).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlepɾa/, [ˈle.pɾa]

NounEdit

lepra f (uncountable)

  1. leprosy

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit