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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin opera, from 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 Portuguese obra, from Latin opera, from opus.

PronunciationEdit

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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
  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

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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)

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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/, [ˈoβɾa]
  • 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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