galleta

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Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French galette, compare Spanish galleta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

galleta f (plural galletes)

  1. biscuit, cookie
  2. (Internet) HTTP cookie

Further reading[edit]

  • “galleta” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From galla (pitchfork) +‎ -eta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

galleta f (plural galletas)

  1. (tools) pitchfork
    Synonyms: forca, forqueta, galla
  2. a unit of volume, equivalent to half an ola

Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from French galette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

galleta f (plural galletas)

  1. (cooking) biscuit, cookie, cracker

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of Vulgar Latin *galla (vessel) (cf. gallon), possibly from Gaulish galla (vessel), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kel- (goblet).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

galleta f (genitive galletae); first declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) jug, bucket, pail

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative galleta galletae
Genitive galletae galletārum
Dative galletae galletīs
Accusative galletam galletās
Ablative galletā galletīs
Vocative galleta galletae

Descendants[edit]

  • Albanian: galetë
  • Aromanian: gãleatã
  • Catalan: galleda
  • Italian: galleta
  • Old French: jaloie
  • Romanian: găleată

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French galette.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /ɡaˈʝeta/, [ɡaˈʝe.t̪a]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /ɡaˈʎeta/, [ɡaˈʎe.t̪a]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ɡaˈʃeta/, [ɡaˈʃe.t̪a]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ɡaˈʒeta/, [ɡaˈʒe.t̪a]
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  • Noun[edit]

    galleta f (plural galletas)

    1. cookie / biscuit

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