quinta

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus (fifth)

Adjective[edit]

quinta

  1. feminine form of quint

Noun[edit]

la quinta
el cicle de les quintes

quinta f (plural quintes)

  1. (card games) A run of five sequential cards of the same suit.
  2. (music) fifth or fifth voice in piece of vocal polyphony.
  3. (history, Catalonia) The payment by a city of one-fifth of its municipal taxes into the royal treasury as a condition of being granted a charter.

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwinta/, [ˈkwin.t̪a]
  • Hyphenation: quìn‧ta

Adjective[edit]

quinta f

  1. feminine form of quinto

Noun[edit]

quinta f (plural quinte)

  1. fifth (feminine of quinto)
  2. (theater) wing
  3. fifth gear
  4. (school) fifth year, fifth form, fifth grade
  5. (fencing) quinte

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Latin[edit]

Numeral[edit]

quinta

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

quintā

  1. ablative feminine singular of quintus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese quintãa, from Latin quintana.

Noun[edit]

quinta f (plural quintas)

  1. Wine producing estate (winery or vineyard)
  2. A country estate
  3. A small agricultural holding

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese quinta, from Latin quintam.

Ordinal numeral[edit]

quinta f

  1. Feminine singular form of quinto.
    abbreviated form:

Etymology 3[edit]

Clipping of quinta-feira.

Noun[edit]

quinta f (plural quintas)

  1. Thursday (day between Wednesday and Friday)

Adverb[edit]

quinta (not comparable)

  1. on a Wednesday

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintana, (cognate to English quintain (a street between the fifth and sixth maniples of a Roman military camp, where warlike exercises took place)) the feminine of quintanus (fifth-ranking), from quintus (fifth), from five.

Ordinal numeral[edit]

quinta f

  1. feminine form of quinto

Noun[edit]

quinta f (plural quintas)

  1. villa; country home
  2. call-up (to the army)
  3. group of people who are the same age
    Somos todos de la misma quinta
    We are all the same age.