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Definition of the noun serra

What does serra mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: serras

  1. Spanish missionary who founded Franciscan missions in California (1713-1784)
    • example: Serra Negra do Norte is a town in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Norte.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonyms of Serra: Junipero Serra / Miguel Jose Serra
    • instance of: missionary / missioner = someone sent on a mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country

People

  1. Serra a.k.a. Éric Serra is a French composer. He has often worked on films by Luc Besson.
  2. Serra a.k.a. Luis María Serra is a film score composer.
  3. Serra a.k.a. Juan Serra is a film director and editor.

There are other people with in their name, like Alex Serra, Anna Serra, Anne Serra, Eric Serra, Iván Serra, Jean Serra, Joan Serra, José Serra and many others.

Characters

  1. Serra is a playable character in Fire Emblem: Rekka no Ken. This pink haired cleric is a high-maintenance student of St. Elimine and believes she deserves praise from everyone around her.
  2. Serra is a fictional character from the 2007 TV program Kugapai Cintamu.
  3. Serra is a fictional character from the 2001 film The Ignorant Fairies.

There are other characters with in their name, like Inara Serra, Eduardo Serra and Luciano Serra.

Music

  1. "Serra" is a musical album of Serrat.
    • released in (19 years ago)
  2. "Serra" is a composition.

Miscellanea

  1. Serra a.k.a. Sera Language: Sera is an Austronesian language of coastal Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea.
  2. Serra represented on her Vanguard promo card (not tournament legal.

Phrases with Serra

  1. Serra Finch
  2. Arita Serra
  3. Donax Serra
  4. Pinna Serra
  5. Acacia Serra
  6. Allium serra
  7. Atrina Serra
  8. Barbus serra
  9. Isodon Serra
  10. Ostrea Serra
  11. Tragia Serra
  12. Urtica serra
  13. Bittium serra
  14. Ctesias Serra
  15. Cyathea Serra
  16. Cyperus Serra
  17. Duomyia Serra
  18. Eunotia serra
  19. Lastrea Serra
  20. Pristis Serra

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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Serra

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Google previewEarly Christian Symbolism in Great Britain and Ireland Before the Thirteenth Century (1887)

The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology for 1885 by John Romilly Allen

The serra is a sea monster, with the head of a lion and the tail of a fish. It has immense wings, which it spreads out in order to catch all the wind, and then follows ships,

Google previewIllustrations of British Entomology (1830)

Or, A Synopsis of Indigenous Insects: Containing Their Generic and Specific Distinctions; with an Account of Their Metamorphoses, Times of Appearance, Localities, Food, and Economy, as Far as Practicable by James Francis Stephens

Serra is a curious ferruginous one, living under the bark of elms and oaks, where it may 124 MAND1BULATA. — COLEOPTERA. Genus CLXXI.—Ctesias mihi. ...

Google previewThe Changing Face of Northeast Brazil (1974)

by Kempton Evans Webb

Serra means crest or a system of crests rising above the surrounding surfaces and, because of this, with two diverging slopes. But when there is a brejo there, the humid zone does not occupy both slopes, but always the windward slope, or barlavento. In common terminology, many serras are nothing more than escarpments of a planalto (plateau) or the escarpment of a flat chapada, and the presence or absence of brejos depends upon the factors of exposure to humid air masses.

Google previewA System of Geography, Ancient and Modern (1814)

In 6 Volumes by James Playfair

Serra is the most northerly point in Africa.

Google previewDiscourse and Language Education (1992)

by Evelyn Hatch

"Father Serra is the leader" and "We have science fourth period";), and spatial relationships via prepositional phrases (e.g., "We have fun out here in Rosamond"). Also, we have seen that the mode (oral versus written) or degree of planning (unplanned versus planned) in discourse may influence the ...

Google previewThe Nautical Magazine and Naval Chronicle... a Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected with Maritime Affairs

The Paul da Serra is an elevated and comparatively tabled land about three miles in extent from east to west, by two perhaps in greatest breadth. The mountain on its north-eastern margin, the most elevated part, is 5210 feet in height. Pico D'Oursa on the S.W. margin is 4611 feet. The N.E. mountains overlook the valley of San Vicente which is thickly wooded, and dotted here and there with white washed houses, and also the great Lonibas beyond it covered with dark forests.

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History (2013)

by Joan Shelley Rubin, Paul S. Boyer, Professor Scott E. Casper

Tim Alan Garrison SERRA, JUNÍPERO (1713–1784), Franciscan missionary, founder ...

Google previewCombat Sports: An Encyclopedia of Wrestling, Fighting, and Mixed Martial Arts (2009)

by David L. Hudson Jr.

SERRA, MATT 1974 . Matt “the ...

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Small photo of Waterfall in the Serra da Canastra National Park in BrazilSmall photo of View from Serra do Cume, Terceira Island, Azores, PortugalSmall photo of Striking circular cloister at Hilltop Monastery da Serra Do Pilar (Mosteiro da Serra Do Pilar, 1670) in Gaia. Porto, Portugal.Small photo of Two Serra da Estrela Portuguese dog laying in a gardenSmall photo of Rustic dog in Cachoeira Serra Morena in Serra do Cipo, MG, BrazilSmall photo of Cachoeira Serra Morena in Serra do Cipo, MG, BrazilSmall photo of Cachoeira Serra Morena in Serra do Cipo, MG, Brazil More...

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Quotes about Serra

We have seen Indians in immense numbers, and all those on this coast of the Pacific contrive to make a good subsistence on various seeds, and by fishing. (Junipero Serra)
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Scrabble value of S1E1R1R1A1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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