preta

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit प्रेत (preta).

Noun[edit]

preta (plural pretas)

  1. A hungry ghost (a supernatural being in Buddhist folklore, the spirit of a greedy person whose divine retribution is to never be sated)

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French prêt

Adjective[edit]

preta (plural pretaj, accusative singular pretan, accusative plural pretajn)

  1. ready, set (prepared)

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Neapolitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin petra

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

preta f (plural pprete)

  1. stone

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

preta f

  1. feminine form of preto