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EtymologyEdit

Latin

NounEdit

quadra (plural quadrae)

  1. (architecture) The plinth, or lowest member, of any pedestal, podium, water table, or the like.
  2. A fillet, or listel.
  3. A frame enclosing a bas relief.

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

quadra m or f (plural quadras)

  1. Clipping of quadragénaire.

ItalianEdit

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quattuor (four).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quadra f (genitive quadrae); first declension

  1. square

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative quadra quadrae
Genitive quadrae quadrārum
Dative quadrae quadrīs
Accusative quadram quadrās
Ablative quadrā quadrīs
Vocative quadra quadrae

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quadra. Compare quadro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quadra f (plural quadras)

  1. block of buildings
  2. sport venue; court
  3. (Poetry) a quatrain
  4. season, period, time
    Quadra festiva.Festive season.
  5. (lottery): a set of four numbers
  6. (card games) four
  7. quadrangle
  8. large square compound where samba schools practice

See alsoEdit

Playing cards in Portuguese · cartas de baralho (layout · text)
             
ás dois, duque três, terno quatro, quadra cinco, quina seis, sena sete, manilha
             
oito nove dez valete dama rei jóquer, joker,
coringa, curinga