See also: Sabra, sabrá, and sabrà

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

sabra (plural sabras)

  1. Alternative spelling of Sabra

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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Hebrew צַבָּר(tsabár, prickly pear cactus; Sabra). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaː.braː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sa‧bra

NounEdit

sabra m (plural sabra's, diminutive sabraatje n)

  1. Sabra (native-born Israeli) [from 1950s]
    • 1953 December 2, "Het beloofde land. Nederlander is ook in Israel een gewaardeerde immigrant. Nieuw leven in de kibboets.", Het Rotterdamsch Parool, vol. 13, no. 283, page 4.
      Dat blijkt op de avonden, als zij de nieuwe volksdansen uitvoeren: snelle, dynamische dansen, in het land ontstaan, die uiting geven aan de levensvreugd van de „sabra's”, zoals de in Israël geboren pionierskinderen met de naam van de stekelige vrucht van een inheemse cactusplant worden genoemd.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew צַבָּר‎.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑbrɑ/, [ˈs̠ɑbrɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑbrɑ
  • Syllabification(key): sab‧ra

NounEdit

sabra

  1. sabra

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sabra (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative sabra sabrat
genitive sabran sabrojen
partitive sabraa sabroja
illative sabraan sabroihin
singular plural
nominative sabra sabrat
accusative nom. sabra sabrat
gen. sabran
genitive sabran sabrojen
sabrainrare
partitive sabraa sabroja
inessive sabrassa sabroissa
elative sabrasta sabroista
illative sabraan sabroihin
adessive sabralla sabroilla
ablative sabralta sabroilta
allative sabralle sabroille
essive sabrana sabroina
translative sabraksi sabroiksi
instructive sabroin
abessive sabratta sabroitta
comitative sabroineen
Possessive forms of sabra (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person sabrani sabramme
2nd person sabrasi sabranne
3rd person sabransa

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

sabra

  1. third-person singular past historic of sabrer

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ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hebrew צַבָּר(ṣabár).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsa.bra/
  • Rhymes: -abra
  • Hyphenation: sà‧bra

NounEdit

sabra m or f by sense (invariable)

  1. a Jew born in Palestine
  2. Sabra (native-born Israeli) [from 1950s]

AdjectiveEdit

sabra (invariable)

  1. (relational) Sabra

ReferencesEdit

  • sabra in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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