câte

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See also: cate, Cate, caté, and câté

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

câte

  1. feminine plural of cât

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin cata, from Ancient Greek κατά (katá). The normal result in old Romanian would have been *cătă, later *căte, and was influenced by cât (see the above etymology). Compare Spanish and Portuguese cada, Occitan cadun, French chacun, Italian cadauno.

Adverb[edit]

câte

  1. in groups of, in series of (used to indicate a collective or distributive numeral, and often used with a number)
    unul câte unul
    one by one
    câte doi
    two each, in twos, two at a time

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