armada

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See also: Armada and armáda

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish armada (fleet, navy), from Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma. Compare army, a doublet.

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Noun[edit]

armada (plural armadas)

  1. A fleet of warships, especially with reference to the Spanish Armada.
  2. Any large army or fleet of military vessels.
  3. A large flock of anything.
    An armada of insects attacked us every day at sunset.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the feminine past participle of armar, corresponding to Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma (arms).

Adjective[edit]

armada

  1. feminine of armat

Noun[edit]

armada f (plural armades)

  1. navy

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ar‧ma‧da

Noun[edit]

armada

  1. armada

Declension[edit]

Inflection of armada (Kotus type 13/katiska, no gradation)
nominative armada armadat
genitive armadan armadoiden
armadoitten
armadojen
partitive armadaa armadoita
armadoja
illative armadaan armadoihin
singular plural
nominative armada armadat
accusative nom. armada armadat
gen. armadan
genitive armadan armadoiden
armadoitten
armadojen
armadainrare
partitive armadaa armadoita
armadoja
inessive armadassa armadoissa
elative armadasta armadoista
illative armadaan armadoihin
adessive armadalla armadoilla
ablative armadalta armadoilta
allative armadalle armadoille
essive armadana armadoina
translative armadaksi armadoiksi
instructive armadoin
abessive armadatta armadoitta
comitative armadoineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish armada. Doublet of armée.

Noun[edit]

armada f (plural armadas)

  1. armada

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Ladino[edit]

Noun[edit]

armada f (Latin spelling, plural armadas)

  1. army

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From armar +‎ ada (or the feminine past participle of armar), corresponding to Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma (arms). Cf. also Italian armata.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

armada f (plural armadas)

  1. (military) armada (fleet of warships)

Adjective[edit]

armada f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective armado.

Verb[edit]

armada

  1. feminine singular past participle of armar

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Venetian armada. Compare Italian armata.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

armáda f (genitive armáde, nominative plural armáde)

  1. army

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the feminine past participle of armar, corresponding to Medieval Latin armāta, from the feminine past participle of Latin armāre, from arma (arms).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /arˈmada/, [arˈmaða]

Adjective[edit]

armada f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective armado.

Noun[edit]

armada f (plural armadas)

  1. navy
  2. fleet

Verb[edit]

armada f sg

  1. Feminine singular past participle of armar.

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