creta

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin creta.

Noun[edit]

creta f (plural crete)

  1. chalk
  2. clay

Anagrams[edit]


Ladin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

creta f (plural cretes)

  1. credit (financial)
  2. confidence

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From terra creta, from the feminine of crētus

Noun[edit]

creta

  1. chalk
  2. clay, clayey soil
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Participle[edit]

crēta

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

crētā

  1. ablative feminine singular of crētus

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin crēta. Compare greda.

Noun[edit]

creta f (uncountable)

  1. (geology) chalk (rock)

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