feta

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See also: fêta and Feta

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Greek φέτα (féta), from Italian fetta (slice).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

feta (countable and uncountable, plural fetas)

  1. A variety of curd cheese made from sheep’s or goat’s milk and originating from Greece.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form..

Noun[edit]

feta f (plural fetes)

  1. fact

Verb[edit]

feta f

  1. past participle of fer

Etymology 2[edit]

From Greek φέτα (féta), from Italian fetta (slice).

Noun[edit]

feta m (plural fetes)

  1. feta (cheese)

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

feta

  1. feta cheese (Also used of cheese made outside of Greece.)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fe‧ta

Noun[edit]

feta m (uncountable)

  1. feta

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

feta (accusative singular fetan, plural fetaj, accusative plural fetajn)

  1. fetal

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Greek

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfetɑ/, [ˈfe̞t̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -etɑ
  • Syllabification(key): fe‧ta

Noun[edit]

feta

  1. feta, Feta cheese, feta cheese

Declension[edit]

Inflection of feta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative feta fetat
genitive fetan fetojen
partitive fetaa fetoja
illative fetaan fetoihin
singular plural
nominative feta fetat
accusative nom. feta fetat
gen. fetan
genitive fetan fetojen
fetainrare
partitive fetaa fetoja
inessive fetassa fetoissa
elative fetasta fetoista
illative fetaan fetoihin
adessive fetalla fetoilla
ablative fetalta fetoilta
allative fetalle fetoille
essive fetana fetoina
translative fetaksi fetoiksi
instructive fetoin
abessive fetatta fetoitta
comitative fetoineen
Possessive forms of feta (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person fetani fetamme
2nd person fetasi fetanne
3rd person fetansa

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

feta

  1. indefinite genitive plural of fet

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

fētā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of fētō

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French fête (party), from Middle French feste, from Old French feste, from Late Latin fēsta, from the plural of Latin fēstum.

Noun[edit]

feta f

  1. celebration; feast; party
    Synonyms: impreza, święto
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Greek φέτα (féta), from Italian fetta (slice).

Noun[edit]

feta f

  1. (singular only) feta cheese
Usage notes[edit]

This word is indeclinable when used in formal contexts, and declinable when used in colloquial contexts. For instance, "sałatka z fetą" would be used in conversation, while "sałatka z serem feta" would be used in a restaurant menu.

Etymology 3[edit]

Clipping of amfetamina.

Noun[edit]

feta f

  1. (slang) amphetamine

Further reading[edit]

  • feta in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • feta in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

feta m (plural fetas)

  1. feta (a variety of curd cheese)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian fetta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fêta/
  • Hyphenation: fe‧ta

Noun[edit]

fȅta f (Cyrillic spelling фе̏та)

  1. (regional, Croatia) slice (usually of bread)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

feta m (plural fetas)

  1. Feta cheese

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

feta

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of fet.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Greek φέτα (féta).

Noun[edit]

feta c

  1. feta (cheese)
Declension[edit]
Declension of feta 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative feta fetan
Genitive fetas fetans
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Etymology 3[edit]

Blend of fetstil (boldface) +‎ -a

Verb[edit]

feta (present fetar, preterite fetade, supine fetat, imperative feta)

  1. (colloquial) boldface (set or print in boldface)
    hon fetade de viktiga orden
    she boldfaced the important words
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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From fetaräij.

Verb[edit]

feta

  1. fetter with fetaräij

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse feta.

Verb[edit]

feta

  1. walk
    feta opp n väg
    walk a road