atta

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See also: Atta, attá, átta, attā, åtta, and attą̊

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Determiner[edit]

atta

  1. that's the; that's a
Usage notes[edit]

Used only in expressions like atta boy and atta girl.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hindi आटा (āṭā, flour, farina, dough).

Noun[edit]

atta (countable and uncountable, plural attas)

  1. (India) A type of wholegrain flour from the Indian subcontinent.
    • 2008, Amitav Ghosh, Sea of Poppies, Penguin 2015, p. 7:
      Kabutri, in the meanwhile, had kneaded some atta and rolled out a few real rotis.

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Choctaw[edit]

Verb[edit]

atta

  1. to live

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

atta

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐍄𐍄𐌰

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

atta

  1. feminine singular of atto

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *átta (father). Cognates include Hittite 𒀜𒋫𒀸 (attas), Gothic 𐌰𐍄𐍄𐌰 (atta), Old Church Slavonic отьць (otĭcĭ) and Ancient Greek ἄττα (átta).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

atta m (genitive attae); first declension

  1. father (term of respect for an old man)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative atta attae
Genitive attae attārum
Dative attae attīs
Accusative attam attās
Ablative attā attīs
Vocative atta attae

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Old Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse átta, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw.

Numeral[edit]

ātta

  1. eight

Descendants[edit]

  • Swedish: åtta

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

atta

  1. vocative singular of attan

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

atta

  1. singular locative of at

Yagara[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

atta

  1. I

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