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teta

teta

See also: tēta, téta, and têta

Czech

Noun

teta f

  1. aunt

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Italian

Noun

teta m, f (invariable)

  1. Greek letter theta, θ

Anagrams


Portuguese

Etymology 1

From Ancient Greek θῆτα (thêta, theta).

Alternative forms

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈtɛ.ta/, /ˈtɛ.tɐ/
  • Hyphenation: te‧ta

Noun

teta m (plural tetas)

  1. theta (name of the Greek letter Θ θ)

Etymology 2

From Old Portuguese teta, from Germanic *titta (compare Spanish teta, French tette), or less likely Ancient Greek τίτθη (títthē). Alternatively, an expressive formation.

Alternative forms

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈte.ta/, /ˈte.tɐ/
  • Hyphenation: te‧ta

Noun

teta f (plural tetas)

  1. (vulgar when referring to a human’s) tit; teat (projection of mammary gland)
Synonyms
Derived terms
  • teta-de-cabra
  • teta-de-nega

Serbo-Croatian

Noun

teta f (Cyrillic spelling тета)

  1. aunt - An aunt that is related by blood, wherein the nieces and nephews are that of a brother or a sister. This is differentiated from that of a sister-in-law, which would be "ujna" to the children of a husband's brother or sister.

Slovak

Noun

teta f (genitive singular tety, nominative plural tety, declension pattern of žena)

  1. aunt (a parent's sister)

Declension

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Slovene

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛ̀ːta/
  • Tonal orthography: téta

Noun

têta f (genitive tête, nominative plural tête)

  1. aunt (a parent’s sister or sister-in-law)

Declension


Spanish

Etymology

Perhaps an expressive formation or from Germanic *titta, cf. also Ancient Greek τίτθη (títthē). Compare Portuguese teta, French tette.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈteta/

Noun

teta f (plural tetas)

  1. breast
  2. nipple

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Venetian

Etymology

From Late Latin titta, titia; Compare Italian tetta

Noun

teta f (plural tete)

  1. breast, tit

Veps

Etymology 1

From Proto-Finnic *teetädäk.

Verb

teta

  1. to know (to have knowledge of a piece of information)
Inflection
Inflection
1st infinitive teta
present indic. tedab
past indic. tezi
present
indicative
past
indicative
imperative
1st singular tedan tezin
2nd singular tedad tezid teda
3rd singular tedab tezi ?
1st plural tedam tezim tekam
2nd plural tedat tezit tekat
3rd plural tetas
tedaba
teziba ?
sing. conneg.1 teda tedand teda
plur. conneg. tekoi tenugoi tekoi
present
conditional
past
conditional
potential
1st singular tedaižin tenuižin tedanen
2nd singular tedaižid tenuižid tedaned
3rd singular tedaiži tenuiži tedaneb
1st plural tedaižim tenuižim tedanem
2nd plural tedaižit tenuižit tedanet
3rd plural tedaižiba tenuižiba tedaneba
connegative tedaiži tenuiži tedane
non-finite forms
1st infinitive teta
2nd infinitive 3rd infinitive
inessive tetes inessive tedamas
instructive teten illative ?
participles elative tedamaspäi
present active tedai adessive tedamal
past active tenu abessive tedamat
past passive tetud
Derived terms

Etymology 2

Noun

teta

  1. abessive singular of te

References

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), знать”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika