erta

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See also: érta, ērta, and ērtā

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse erta, from Proto-Germanic *artijaną. More at ert.

Verb[edit]

erta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative erti, supine ert)

  1. to irritate (cause physical discomfort to a part of the body, etc.)
  2. to tease, to annoy, to irritate, to provoke
Conjugation[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
  • erting (irritation)
  • ertinn (mischievous, given to teasing)
  • ertni (teasing)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ertr, from Proto-Germanic *arwīts. Cognate with Faroese ertur, Swedish ärt, Danish ært, Old High German arawīz (> German Erbse, Luxembourgish Ierbes).

Noun[edit]

erta f (genitive singular ertu, nominative plural ertur)

  1. pea
Declension[edit]

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine of erto.

Adjective[edit]

erta

  1. feminine singular of erto

Noun[edit]

erta f (plural erte)

  1. steep slope

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

erta m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of ert

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

erta f

  1. definite singular of ert