fita

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See also: -fita and FITA

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian фита́ (fitá).

Noun[edit]

fita (plural fitas)

  1. The obsolete Cyrillic letter Ѳ, ѳ formerly used in Russian to write proper names and loanwords derived from or via Greek.

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

fita f (plural fites)

  1. milestone

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Probably from Latin vitta (ribbon), although the required evolution, with Latin <vi> becoming /fi/, is irregular. Alternatively from Suevic, from a derivative of Proto-Germanic *fetjō, compare Old High German fizza (thread, tissue), Old Norse fitja (to knit).[1] Compare also Italian fetta.

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Noun[edit]

fita f (plural fitas)

  1. band, ribbon
  2. (sewing) wristband, girdle, hem
  3. elongated plot of land

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin fictum (fixed).

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Adjective[edit]

fita f (masculine fito, feminine plural fitas, masculine plural fitos)

  1. fixed in place; erect
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Verb[edit]

fita

  1. third-person singular present indicative of fitar
  2. second-person singular imperative of fitar

References[edit]

  • fita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • fita” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • fita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • fita” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  • fita” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. veto.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

fita

  1. Romanization of 𐍆𐌹𐍄𐌰

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fita f (genitive singular fitu, no plural)

  1. fat
  2. fatness

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Verb[edit]

fita (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative fitaði, supine fitað)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to fatten, make fat
    Bændurnir fita dýrin.
    The farmers fatten the animals.

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Uncertain. Likely from Latin vitta (band, ribbon).

Noun[edit]

fita f (plural fitas)

  1. tape, ribbon, band
  2. (colloquial) film, movie
  3. (Portugal, education, slang) a colored ribbon to indicate membership of a faculty
Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:fita.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin ficta.

Noun[edit]

fita f (plural fitas)

  1. act, deception, lie
    É tudo fita!
    It's all an act!
    Deixem-se de fitas!
    Stop pretending!
Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:fita.


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

fita

  1. genitive singular of fit ( = fish)