fregata

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name. Doublet of fragata.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fregata f (plural fregates)

  1. frigatebird (any of various birds in the genus Fregata)

Further reading[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian fregata

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fregata f

  1. frigate

Further reading[edit]

  • fregata in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • fregata in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has articles on:
Wikipedia it

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /freˈɡa.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ata
  • Hyphenation: fre‧gà‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

From fregare.

Noun[edit]

fregata f (plural fregate)

  1. rub, polish
  2. rip-off

Etymology 2[edit]

Participle[edit]

fregata f sg

  1. feminine singular of fregato
Further reading[edit]
  • fregata1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 3[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Possibly a corruption of Latin aphractus, from Ancient Greek ἄφρακτος (áphraktos, undefended) (ναῦς (naûs, ship)).

Noun[edit]

fregata f (plural fregate)

  1. frigate
Descendants[edit]
Further reading[edit]
  • fregata2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian fregata.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /frɛˈɡa.ta/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ata
  • Syllabification: fre‧ga‧ta

Noun[edit]

fregata f

  1. frigate
  2. frigatebird

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian fregata

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /freɡǎta/
  • Hyphenation: fre‧ga‧ta

Noun[edit]

fregàta f (Cyrillic spelling фрега̀та)

  1. frigate

Declension[edit]