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EnglishEdit

 
Petechia and purpura on a human ankle.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin purpura.

NounEdit

purpura (countable and uncountable, plural purpuras)

  1. (medicine) The appearance of red or purple discolorations on the skin that do not blanch when pressure is applied, caused by subdermal bleeding.

Derived termsEdit


CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: pur‧pu‧ra

AdjectiveEdit

purpura

  1. of the colour violet

NounEdit

purpura

  1. the color violet

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /purˈpura/
  • Hyphenation: pur‧pur‧a

AdjectiveEdit

purpura (accusative singular purpuran, plural purpuraj, accusative plural purpurajn)

  1. purple (having blue/red mixture that makes the color purple)

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Esperanto · koloroj (layout · text)
     blanka      griza      nigra
             ruĝa ; karmezina              oranĝkolora ; bruna              flava ; kremkolora
             limekolora              verda             
             cejanblua ; grunblua              lazura              blua
             violkolora ; indiga              magenta ; purpura              rozkolora

FinnishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

purpura

  1. (medicine) purpura

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of purpura (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative purpura purpurat
genitive purpuran purpuroiden
purpuroitten
partitive purpuraa purpuroita
illative purpuraan purpuroihin
singular plural
nominative purpura purpurat
accusative nom. purpura purpurat
gen. purpuran
genitive purpuran purpuroiden
purpuroitten
purpurainrare
partitive purpuraa purpuroita
inessive purpurassa purpuroissa
elative purpurasta purpuroista
illative purpuraan purpuroihin
adessive purpuralla purpuroilla
ablative purpuralta purpuroilta
allative purpuralle purpuroille
essive purpurana purpuroina
translative purpuraksi purpuroiksi
instructive purpuroin
abessive purpuratta purpuroitta
comitative purpuroineen

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From purpuro +‎ -a.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

purpura

  1. (obsolete) purple

SynonymsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra, purple-fish), of Semitic origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

purpura f (genitive purpurae); first declension

  1. the purple-fish, a species of shellfish or mussel
  2. the color purple
  3. vocative singular of purpura

purpurā

  1. ablative singular of purpura

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative purpura purpurae
Genitive purpurae purpurārum
Dative purpurae purpurīs
Accusative purpuram purpurās
Ablative purpurā purpurīs
Vocative purpura purpurae

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

purpura m

  1. genitive singular form of purpurs

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin purpura.

NounEdit

purpura f

  1. purple
  2. purple cloth or raiment

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

purpura

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