See also: Morra and morrà

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian morra; further etymology is unknown.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɔːɹə/, /ˈmɒɹə/

NounEdit

 
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morra (uncountable)

  1. A game in which two (or more) players each suddenly display a hand showing zero to five fingers and call out what they think will be the sum of all fingers shown.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of unknown origin; akin to Venetian mòra, Sicilian murra, etc.

NounEdit

 
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morra f (plural morre)

  1. The game of morra.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: morra
  • Spanish: morra

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

morra

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of morrer
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of morrer
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of morrer
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of morrer

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Related to morro.

NounEdit

morra f (plural morras)

  1. upper part of the head
  2. (Mexico) chick; girl; missy

InterjectionEdit

morra

  1. Used to call a cat.

Etymology 2Edit

From Italian morra.

NounEdit

morra f (plural morras)

  1. morra (game)
  2. (in a game of morra) a fist, which has the numeric value of zero