cafeteria

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Etymology[edit]

(Mid 19th or 20th century) American Spanish cafetería, coffeehouse, from cafetera, coffee maker, from French cafetière, from café, from Turkish kahve, from Arabic قَهْوَة ‎(qahwa, coffee)

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cafeteria ‎(plural cafeterias)

  1. A restaurant in which customers select their food at a counter then carry it on a tray to a table to eat
  2. A dining area in an institution where meals may be purchased (as above) or brought in from elsewhere

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Noun[edit]

cafeteria f ‎(plural cafeteries)

  1. cafe
  2. cafeteria

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

cafeteria

  1. cafeteria

Declension[edit]

Inflection of cafeteria (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative cafeteria cafeteriat
genitive cafeterian cafeterioiden
cafeterioitten
partitive cafeteriaa cafeterioita
illative cafeteriaan cafeterioihin
singular plural
nominative cafeteria cafeteriat
accusative nom.? cafeteria cafeteriat
gen. cafeterian
genitive cafeterian cafeterioiden
cafeterioitten
cafeteriainrare
partitive cafeteriaa cafeterioita
inessive cafeteriassa cafeterioissa
elative cafeteriasta cafeterioista
illative cafeteriaan cafeterioihin
adessive cafeterialla cafeterioilla
ablative cafeterialta cafeterioilta
allative cafeterialleˣ cafeterioilleˣ
essive cafeteriana cafeterioina
translative cafeteriaksi cafeterioiksi
instructive cafeterioin
abessive cafeteriatta cafeterioitta
comitative cafeterioineen

Portuguese[edit]

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cafeteria f (plural cafeterias)

  1. cafeteria (type of restaurant)

Swedish[edit]

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cafeteria c

  1. cafeteria

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