menta

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menta

  1. plural form of mentum

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

menta

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of mentir
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of mentir

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛntɒ/
  • Hyphenation: men‧ta

Noun[edit]

menta (plural menták)

  1. mint, peppermint, spearmint

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mentha, from Ancient Greek.

Noun[edit]

menta f (plural mente)

  1. mint (plant and herb)
  2. peppermint (confection)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

menta

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of mentire
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of mentire
  3. third-person singular present subjunctive of mentire
  4. third-person singular imperative of mentire

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μίνθη (mínthē), ultimately most likely a loan-word from an extinct Mediterranean language.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menta f (genitive mentae); first declension

  1. mint (plant)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative menta mentae
genitive mentae mentārum
dative mentae mentīs
accusative mentam mentās
ablative mentā mentīs
vocative menta mentae

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

menta

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

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

menta f (plural mentas)

  1. mint (any plant of the family Lamiaceae)
  2. mint (flavouring extracted from the mint plant)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin menta, mentha (compare Catalan menta, French menthe, Italian menta), from Ancient Greek μίντη (míntē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menta f (plural mentas)

  1. mint (plant)

Synonyms[edit]

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