carota

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cara (face) +‎ -ota.

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Noun[edit]

carota f (plural carotes)

  1. grimace
    Synonym: ganyota
  2. grotesque mask (worn during carnival and other folk festivals)

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Carota (vegetable)
Carota (core sample)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin carōta, from Ancient Greek κᾰρωτόν (karōtón).

Noun[edit]

carota f (plural carote)

  1. carrot
  2. core, core sample
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

carota

  1. inflection of carotare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κᾰρῶτον (karôton, carrot), possibly derived from κάρᾱ (kárā, head).

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Noun[edit]

carōta f (genitive carōtae); first declension

  1. carrot

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative carōta carōtae
Genitive carōtae carōtārum
Dative carōtae carōtīs
Accusative carōtam carōtās
Ablative carōtā carōtīs
Vocative carōta carōtae

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • carotta (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran, Vallader)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin carōta, from Ancient Greek κᾰρῶτον (karôton).

Noun[edit]

carota f (plural carotas)

  1. (Sutsilvan) carrot

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Augmentative of cara (face).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈɾota/, [kaˈɾot̪a]

Noun 1[edit]

carota f (plural carotas)

  1. (colloquial) Facial expression reflecting rejection, dissatisfaction, anger, disapprobation, annoyance, etc.; face
    ¿Por qué vienes con tu carota, quién te hizo enojar?Why do you look annoyed, who made you angry?
    Conté el chiste y la vecina puso su carotaI told the joke and the neighbour showed her annoyed face.

Noun 2[edit]

carota m (plural carotas)

  1. cool customer

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