torta

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English[edit]

A typical torta

Etymology[edit]

From the Spanish torta

Noun[edit]

torta (plural tortas)

  1. (US) A sandwich, served either hot or cold, on an oblong white sandwich roll, derived from Mexican cuisine
  2. A Philippine omelette of ground meat and potatoes.
  3. A flat heap of moist, crushed silver ore, prepared for the patio process.

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural tortas)

  1. tart
  2. pie

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtortɒ/
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ta

Noun[edit]

torta (plural torták)

  1. torte, cake, gateau

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Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torta (plural tortas)

  1. cake

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *torta, from the expression torta panis, from feminine of Latin tortus.

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural torte)

  1. pie, tart, cake or similar
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

torta f

  1. feminine form of torto

Verb[edit]

torta

  1. feminine past participle of torcere

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

torta

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

tortā

  1. ablative feminine singular of tortus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin torta, feminine of tortus.

Adjective[edit]

torta f (maculine torto)

  1. bent, not straight

Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *torta, from the expression torta panis, from feminine of Latin tortus.

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural tortas)

  1. pie
  2. tart

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tôːrta/
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ta

Noun[edit]

tȏrta f (Cyrillic spelling то̑рта)

  1. cake

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from the feminine of Latin tortus (twisted, folded over).

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural tortas)

  1. A cake.
  2. A tart, pie.
  3. (Mexico) A sandwich on a roll.
  4. (Spain, colloquial) slap in the face, cuff on the ear

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