alfa

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

alfa ‎(plural alfas)

  1. The letter A in the ICAO spelling alphabet

Translations[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

alfa f ‎(plural alfes)

  1. alpha (Greek letter)

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

alfa f ‎(plural alfes)

  1. Alpha; the Greek letter Α (lowercase α).

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

alfa n

  1. alpha

Finnish[edit]

Greek letter
Αα
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(index al)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: al‧fa
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑlfɑ/

Noun[edit]

alfa

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α

Declension[edit]

Inflection of alfa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative alfa alfat
genitive alfan alfojen
partitive alfaa alfoja
illative alfaan alfoihin
singular plural
nominative alfa alfat
accusative nom. alfa alfat
gen. alfan
genitive alfan alfojen
alfainrare
partitive alfaa alfoja
inessive alfassa alfoissa
elative alfasta alfoista
illative alfaan alfoihin
adessive alfalla alfoilla
ablative alfalta alfoilta
allative alfalle alfoille
essive alfana alfoina
translative alfaksi alfoiksi
instructive alfoin
abessive alfatta alfoitta
comitative alfoineen

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

alfa m ‎(plural alfas)

  1. esparto

Related terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

alfa m ‎(plural alfas)

  1. alpha (Greek letter)

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒlfɒ]
  • Hyphenation: al‧fa

Noun[edit]

alfa ‎(plural alfák)

  1. alpha

Declension[edit]

Inflection (plural in -k, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative alfa alfák
accusative alfát alfákat
dative alfának alfáknak
instrumental alfával alfákkal
causal-final alfáért alfákért
translative alfává alfákká
terminative alfáig alfákig
essive-formal alfaként alfákként
essive-modal
inessive alfában alfákban
superessive alfán alfákon
adessive alfánál alfáknál
illative alfába alfákba
sublative alfára alfákra
allative alfához alfákhoz
elative alfából alfákból
delative alfáról alfákról
ablative alfától alfáktól
Possessive forms of alfa
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. alfám alfáim
2nd person sing. alfád alfáid
3rd person sing. alfája alfái
1st person plural alfánk alfáink
2nd person plural alfátok alfáitok
3rd person plural alfájuk alfáik

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

alfa m ‎(genitive singular alfa)

  1. alpha (Greek letter)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

alfa m ‎(genitive singular alfa)

  1. esparto

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
alfa n-alfa halfa t-alfa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

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alfa m, f ‎(invariable)

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α

alfa f ‎(plural alfe)

  1. esparto (grass)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alfa f

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • alfa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alfa f (plural alfas)

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /âlfa/
  • Hyphenation: al‧fa

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

ȁlfa f ‎(Cyrillic spelling а̏лфа)

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha), of Semitic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alfa f ‎(plural alfas)

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄλφα ‎(álpha).

Noun[edit]

alfa n

  1. alpha; the Greek letter Α, α