atleta

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āthlēta, from Ancient Greek ἀθλητής (athlētḗs).

Noun[edit]

atleta m or f (plural atletes)

  1. athlete

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āthlēta, from Ancient Greek ἀθλητής (athlētḗs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

atleta m or f (plural atletes)

  1. athlete

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Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish atleta (athlete).

Noun[edit]

atleta

  1. athlete

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /atˈleta/
  • Hyphenation: at‧le‧ta
  • Rhymes: -eta

Adjective[edit]

atleta (accusative singular atletan, plural atletaj, accusative plural atletajn)

  1. athletic

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āthlēta, from Ancient Greek ἀθλητής (athlētḗs).

Noun[edit]

atleta m or f (plural atletas)

  1. athlete
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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āthlēta, from Ancient Greek ἀθλητής (athlētḗs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

atleta m or f (masculine plural atleti, feminine plural atlete)

  1. (sports) athlete

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • atleta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āthlēta, from Ancient Greek ἀθλητής (athlētḗs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

atleta m, f (plural atletas)

  1. athlete

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • atleta” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

atleta m (Cyrillic spelling атлета)

  1. (Bosnia, Serbia, historical) fighter (in ancient Greek Olympics)
  2. (Bosnia, Serbia) a bodybuilding competition winner
  3. (Bosnia, Serbia) a strongman, athletic person

Coordinate terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • atleta” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āthlēta, from Ancient Greek ἀθλητής (athlētḗs), from ἀθλέω (athléō, to compete for a prize), from ἆθλον (âthlon, prize) or ἆθλος (âthlos, competition).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈtleta/, [a.ˈt̪le.t̪a]

Noun[edit]

atleta m or f (plural atletas)

  1. athlete (competitor in a sport)
  2. a physically fit person

Usage notes[edit]

The noun atleta is like several other Spanish nouns with a human referent and ending in a. The masculine articles and adjectives are used when the referent is known to be male, a group of males, a group of mixed or unknown gender, or an individual of unknown or unspecified gender. The feminine articles and adjectives are used if the referent is known to be female or a group of females.

Derived terms[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

  • Chavacano: atleta

Further reading[edit]