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vera

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The good life, as I conceive it, is a happy life. I do not mean that if you are good you will be happy; I mean that if you are happy you will be good.
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Croatian

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:it language|Template:lang:it]][[Category:hr:Template:lang:it derivations]] vera.

Noun

vȇra f.

  1. wedding ring

English

Noun

Singular
vera

Plural
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  1. (Cockney rhyming slang) skin (rolling paper for cigarettes; from Vera Lynn)

Esperanto

Adjective

vera

  1. true

Faroese

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ˈveːra]

Etymology

From Old Norse vera (to be) from vesa

Verb

vera, v
number singular plural
person first second third all
Indicative eg hann / hon
tað
vit, tit,
teir / tær / tey
tygum
Present eri ert er eru
Past var vart var vóru
Imperative tit
Present ver ! verið !
Infinitive vera
Pres. part. verandi
Past part. -
Supine verið

vera

  1. to be


Noun

vera f.

  1. being

Declension

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vera veran verur verurnar
Accusative veru veruna verur verurnar
Dative veru veruni verum verunum
Genitive veru verunnar vera veranna

Icelandic

Verb

vera [[Category:Template:lang:is verbs|vera]]

  1. to be
    Það er gaman að vera góður.
    It is fun to be good.
    vera eða vera ekki.
    To be or not to be.

Derived terms

Inflection


Declension of vera
(singular) (plural)
(indefinite) (definite) (indefinite) (definite)
nominative vera veran verur verurnar
accusative veru veruna verur verurnar
dative veru verunni verum verunum
genitive veru verunnar vera veranna
Other words with the same declension


Noun

vera f. [[Category:Template:lang:is nouns|vera]]

  1. being
  2. stay
    (formal) Veldur vera mín þér truflunum?
    Does my stay here cause you any disturbances?

Derived terms



Italian

Adjective

vera sg.

  1. Feminine form of vero.

Noun

vera f. (plural vere)

  1. wedding ring, wedding band

Synonyms


Latin

Etymology 1

From vērus (true)

Pronunciation 1

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Adjective

vēra

  1. nominative feminine singular of verus
  2. nominative neuter plural of verus
  3. accusative neuter plural of verus
  4. vocative feminine singular of verus
  5. vocative neuter plural of verus

Pronunciation 2

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Adjective

vērā

  1. ablative feminine singular of verus

Etymology 2

From vēr (Spring)

Pronunciation

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Noun

vera n.

  1. nominative plural of ver
  2. accusative plural of ver
  3. vocative plural of ver

Norwegian Nynorsk

Verb

vera

  1. to be
    Ikkje alle kunne vera til stades.
    Not everyone could be present.

Scots

Noun

vera

  1. very

Adjective

vera

  1. very

Adverb

vera

  1. very

Serbian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *věra, from Proto-Indo-European *weh₁ro-.

Noun

vera f. (plural vere) (Cyrillic spelling вера)

  1. faith
  2. belief
  3. religion

Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *věra, from Proto-Indo-European *weh₁ro-.

Noun

vera f.

  1. religion (system of beliefs dealing with soul, deity and/or life after death)

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