seta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin seta, from saeta.

Noun[edit]

seta (plural setas or setae)

  1. A bristle or hair
  2. (botany) The stalk of a moss sporangium, or occasionally in a liverwort.
    • 1992, Rudolf M. Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, page 6
      The latter has the sporophyte seta 4 cells in diam. and has thecal Lejeunea-type androecial branches []

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

seta f (plural setes)

  1. mushroom

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse setja, from Proto-Germanic *satjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sodéye-. Causative of *sitjaną.

Verb[edit]

at seta (third person singular past indicative setti, supine sett)

  1. to set, to put

Conjugation[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin saeta.

Noun[edit]

seta f (plural setæ)

  1. seta

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sagitta.

Noun[edit]

seta f (plural setas)

  1. arrow

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin seta, from saeta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈseː.t̪a], /ˈse.ta/
  • Hyphenation: sé‧ta

Noun[edit]

seta f (plural sete)

  1. silk

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sēta f (genitive sētae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of saeta ("bristle").

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sēta sētae
genitive sētae sētārum
dative sētae sētīs
accusative sētam sētās
ablative sētā sētīs
vocative sēta sētae

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

seta n

  1. definite plural of sete

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

seta n

  1. definite plural of sete

Portuguese[edit]

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setas

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese saeta, from Latin sagitta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seta f (plural setas)

  1. arrow.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sěta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sêta/
  • Hyphenation: se‧ta

Noun[edit]

sȅta f (Cyrillic spelling се̏та)

  1. sorrow, melancholy

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈseta/
  • Homophone: zeta (non-Castilian dialects)

Noun[edit]

seta f (plural setas)

  1. mushroom

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