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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin māter, mātre (mother, matron).

NounEdit

madre f (plural madres)

  1. mother
    Synonym: ma

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish madre, from Latin mātre, singular ablative of māter (mother, matron), matris, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ma‧dre

NounEdit

madre

  1. a nun

SynonymsEdit


ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish madre.

NounEdit

madre

  1. nun

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese madre, from Latin māter, mātrem (mother, matron).

NounEdit

madre f (plural madres)

  1. mother
  2. nun

SynonymsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the older form matre, from Latin māter, mātrem, from Proto-Italic *mātēr, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈma.dre/, [ˈmäːd̪r̺e̞]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -adre
  • Stress: màdre
  • Hyphenation: ma‧dre

NounEdit

madre f (plural madri)

  1. mother

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • madre in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti
  • madre in Collins Italian-English Dictionary

AnagramsEdit


LadinoEdit

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mātrem, accusative singular of māter (mother, matron), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

madre f

  1. mother

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese madre, from Latin mātrem, singular accusative of māter (mother, matron), from Proto-Italic *mātēr, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr. Cognate of mãe.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

madre f (plural madres)

  1. mother (nun)
    Madre superiora.Mother superior.
  2. womb
  3. mold

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mātrem, singular accusative of māter (mother, matron), from Proto-Italic *mātēr, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr. Compare English matron.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmadɾe/, [ˈmaðɾe]
  • (file)

NounEdit

madre f (plural madres)

  1. mother
  2. (figuratively) mother (source or origin)
  3. riverbed

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

(diminutive madrecita) (augmentative madraza)

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


TagalogEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ma‧dre

NounEdit

madre (plural mga madre)

  1. nun