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See also: próva, provà, provâ, pröva, and prøva

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin proba.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

prova f (plural proves)

  1. exam
  2. test
  3. proof

VerbEdit

prova

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

InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

prova

  1. test

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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Either a back-formation from provare, or from Late Latin proba.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈprɔ.va/, [ˈpr̺ɔːvä]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: prò‧va

NounEdit

prova f (plural prove)

  1. trial, test, experiment
  2. examination, exam, test
  3. proof, evidence
  4. try, attempt, shot
  5. (sports) trial, test, event, performance
  6. (theater) rehearsal

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prova

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

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PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese prova, from Latin proba (proof), from probō (I approve; I prove), from probus (good).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

prova f (plural provas)

  1. (education) examination; test
  2. proof; evidence (fact or observation presented in support of an assertion)
  3. (law) evidence (anything admitted by a court to prove or disprove alleged matters of fact in a trial)
  4. proof; assertion; affirmation
    Aquelas palavras foram uma prova de seu ódio.
    Those words were an assertion of his hatred.
  5. (sports) discipline (category in which a sport belongs)
    Corri a prova dos cem metros com barreiras.
    I ran the hundred-meter hurdles.
  6. (logic, mathematics) proof (sequence of statements which concludes with a statement that is the object of the proof)
  7. (figuratively) obstacle; challenge
  8. the act of trying out clothes
  9. degustation; tasting
  10. (printing) proof (trial impression)

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VerbEdit

prova

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of provar
    Ele prova o prato.
    He tries out the dish.
    Ele prova.
    He proves.
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of provar
    Tu aí, prova o prato sozinho.
    You there, try out the dish by yourself.
    Tu aí, prova sozinho.
    You there, prove by yourself.

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pro‧va

VerbEdit

prova (present provar, preterite provade, supine provat, imperative prova)

  1. to try, to make an attempt; to sample

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