See also: obrá

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Catalan obra, from Latin opera, derived from the plural of opus. Doublet of òpera.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

obra f (plural obres)

  1. work (effort expended on a task)
  2. work (literary or artistic production)
  3. play (theatrical performance)
  4. (often in the plural) construction, repairs (of a building)

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈobra/
  • Hyphenation: ob‧ra

NounEdit

obra

  1. genitive/accusative singular of obr

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese obra, from Latin opera, from opus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

obra f (plural obras)

  1. work, labor, the action of toiling or working
  2. a product of work, such as a work of art
  3. oeuvre; the complete body of an artist's work
  4. a building under construction; construction site
  5. any human action, innovation, or achievement

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VerbEdit

obra

  1. third-person singular present indicative of obrar
  2. second-person singular imperative of obrar

ReferencesEdit

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

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese obra and Spanish obra and Kabuverdianu óbra

NounEdit

obra

  1. work
  2. construction

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese obra, from Latin opera. Compare the borrowed doublet ópera.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: o‧bra

NounEdit

obra f (plural obras)

  1. construction (process of constructing, building)
  2. construction site (place where a building is under construction)
  3. work (literary, artistic, or intellectual production)
    Synonym: trabalho

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VerbEdit

obra

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of obrar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of obrar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈobɾa/, [ˈo.β̞ɾa]
  • Hyphenation: o‧bra

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Spanish, from Latin opera, from opus. The original form in Old Spanish was huebra, which was later influenced by the verb obrar and generalized to obra[1]. Doublet of ópera.

NounEdit

obra f (plural obras)

  1. work, usually literary or artistic
  2. construction
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Etymology 2Edit

Inflected forms.

VerbEdit

obra

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of obrar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of obrar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of obrar.

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From o- (un-) +‎ bra (good)

AdjectiveEdit

obra (comparative mer obra, superlative mest obra)

  1. (colloquial, nonstandard) ungood, not good

DeclensionEdit

Invariable, compared periphrastically.

AdverbEdit

obra (comparative mer obra, superlative mest obra)

  1. (colloquial, nonstandard) poorly, not well
    • 2008 October 29, “Umeå: Volvo varslar ytterligare 150”, in SVT Nyheter Västerbotten[1], retrieved 9 April 2022:
      Det gick obra. Vi har en förhandlingsmotpart som bara säger att det inte finns pengar, säger Frank.
      It went poorly. We have a negotiating counterparty who just says there is no money, Frank says.

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish obra. Doublet of ubra.

Pronunciation 1Edit

  • Hyphenation: ob‧ra
  • IPA(key): /ˈʔobɾa/, [ˈʔobɾɐ]

NounEdit

obra

  1. literary work
    Synonyms: katha, akda
  2. something made or done
    Synonyms: gawa, lika, yari, trabaho
  3. work; employment
    Synonyms: trabaho, empleo, gawa, tungkulin
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Pronunciation 2Edit

  • Hyphenation: ob‧ra
  • IPA(key): /ʔobˈɾa/

AdjectiveEdit

obrá

  1. Alternative form of ubra