See also: otrę

ItalianEdit

 
un otre — a wineskin

EtymologyEdit

From Latin uter, from earlier *udris, from Proto-Indo-European *wed- (water).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈo.tre/
  • Rhymes: -otre
  • Hyphenation: ó‧tre

NounEdit

otre m (plural otri)

  1. leather bottle; waterskin or wineskin
    • 1825, Vincenzo Monti, transl., Iliade [Iliad], Milan: Giovanni Resnati e Gius. Bernardoni di Gio, translation of Ἰλιάς (Iliás) by Homer, published 1840, Book III, lines 323–327, page 70:
      Venían recando i banditori intanto ¶ Dalle città le sacre ostie di pace, ¶ Due trascelti agnelletti, e della terra ¶ Giocondo frutto generoso vino ¶ Chiuso in otre caprigno.
      Meanwhile the announcers were coming, bringing the sacred peace offerings from the cities: two carefully picked lambs, and generous wine, pleasant harvest of the soil, sealed in a goat wineskin

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

otre

  1. Alternative form of oter

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

otre m

  1. indefinite plural of oter

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AdjectiveEdit

otre

  1. other