galleta

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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).

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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]

Noun[edit]

galleta f (plural galletas)

  1. cookie / biscuit

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