fissa

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sranan Tongo fesa (party, celebration), from Portuguese festa, from Old Portuguese festa, from Vulgar Latin festa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɪ.saː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fis‧sa

Noun[edit]

fissa c (plural fissa's, diminutive fissaatje n)

  1. (slang) party

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فِي السَّاعَة(fī s-sāʿa, literally in the hour).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

fissa (slang)

  1. snappy (rapid and without delay)
    Il faut faire fissa.You've got to make it snappy.

Further reading[edit]

  • fissa”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.
  • Lutz, Edzard (2011), “Language Contact between Arabic and Modern European Languages”, in Weninger, Stefan, editor, The Semitic Languages. An International Handbook (Handbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft – Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science; 36), Berlin: De Gruyter, →ISBN, page 1029.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfis.sa/
  • Rhymes: -issa
  • Hyphenation: fìs‧sa

Etymology 1[edit]

From the feminine of fisso.

Noun[edit]

fissa f (plural fisse)

  1. obsession, fixation

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

fissa

  1. feminine singular of fisso

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

fissa

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

Anagrams[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • fissa in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • fissa in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • fissa in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  • fissa in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Ladin[edit]

Verb[edit]

fissa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of fisser
  2. third-person plural present indicative of fisser
  3. second-person singular imperative of fisser

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

fissa

  1. inflection of fissus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Participle[edit]

fissā

  1. ablative feminine singular of fissus