paleta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish paleta (small stick).

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Noun[edit]

paleta (plural paletas)

  1. Caramel lollypop.
  2. Ice lolly.
  3. Ice lolly usually made from fresh fruit. These natural paletas may be sold along with commercial sugared ones.
    • 2008 June 18, Mark Bittman, “Mexican Summer on a Stick”, New York Times:
      Throughout Mexico, paletas are made with fresh fruit and not much sugar, pretty much the opposite of commercial sorbets and sherbets sold here.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French palette or Italian paletta (possibly via German Palette), ultimately from Latin pāla (a shovel, spade).[1]

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Noun[edit]

paleta f

  1. palette (a thin board on which a painter lays and mixes colours)
  2. palette (the range of colors in a given work or item or body of work.)
  3. (computing, graphical user interface) palette (a visual selection of colours, tools, commands, etc.)
  4. pallet (a portable platform for transporting goods)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian boletta, a diminutive of bolla from Latin bulla.[2]

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Noun[edit]

paleta f

  1. (colloquial) an expensive bill
  2. (colloquial, obsolete) an official voucher, certificate
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References[edit]

  1. ^ paleta¹ in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ paleta² in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2007

Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

paleta

  1. Impersonal indicative present connegative form of palaa.

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pala (pale, pallid, wan) +‎ -et-

Adjective[edit]

paleta

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Portuguese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

paleta f (plural paletas)

  1. palette (thin board on which a painter lays and mixes colours)
  2. palette (range of colours in a given work)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pala +‎ -eta

Adjective[edit]

paleta f (masculine paleto, feminine plural paletas, masculine plural paletos)

  1. feminine form of paleto

Noun[edit]

paleta f (plural paletas)

  1. Diminutive of pala
  2. trowel, small shovel
  3. lollipop, paleta
  4. ice lolly, paleta
  5. palette

paleta f (plural paletas, masculine paleto)

  1. feminine form of paleto

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