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EtymologyEdit

From Malay perahu.

NounEdit

proa (plural proas)

  1. A sailing vessel found in the waters of Micronesia and Indonesia; it has a single, large outrigger and a triangular sail.
    • 1894, Ivan Dexter, Talmud: A Strange Narrative of Central Australia, published in serial form in Port Adelaide News and Lefevre's Peninsula Advertiser (SA), Chapter XXII, [1]
      I noticed that on the sea were numerous fantastically shaped canoes—or rather boats—like Malay proas, or the canoes used by many of the South Sea islanders.

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NounEdit

proa f (plural proes)

  1. Alternative form of proba

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōra, from Ancient Greek πρῷρα (prôira).

NounEdit

proa f (plural proes)

  1. prow, bow (front part of a ship)

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FrenchEdit

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proa m (plural proas)

  1. Alternative spelling of prao

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōra, from Ancient Greek πρῷρα (prôira).

NounEdit

proa f (plural proas)

  1. bow, prow (front of a boat or ship)

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LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin proba.

NounEdit

proa f (plural [please provide])

  1. test, experiment
  2. proof

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NounEdit

proa f (plural pruas)

  1. bow, prow

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 proa on Portuguese Wikipedia
 
proa

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōra, from Ancient Greek πρῷρα (prôira), related to pro (beginning, forward). Compare Spanish proa, French proue.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈproɐ/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧a

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proa f (plural proas)

  1. bow, prow (front of a boat or ship)

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EtymologyEdit

From prora, from Latin prōra, from Ancient Greek πρῷρα (prôira), from Proto-Indo-European *pro-, form of *por-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

proa f (plural proas)

  1. (nautical) bow, prow (front of a boat or ship)

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