grotta

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See also: gròtta

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

grotta f

  1. grotto (artificial cave)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *grupta or *crupta, from Latin crypta, from Ancient Greek κρυπτή (kruptḗ), feminine form of the adjective κρυπτός (kruptós). Related to Grotte.

Compare Sicilian grutta, from which Spanish gruta and Portuguese gruta are most likely borrowed.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grotta f (plural grotte)

  1. cave
  2. grotto

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Czech: grotta
  • Danish: grotte
  • Dutch: grot
  • French: grotte
  • German: Grotte
  • English: grotto
  • Norwegian Bokmål: grotte
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: grotte
  • Polish: grota
  • Romanian: grotă
  • Swedish: grotta

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

grotta m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of grotte

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

grotta f

  1. definite singular of grotte

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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grotta

Noun[edit]

grotta c

  1. cave (large, naturally occurring cavity formed underground)

Declension[edit]

Declension of grotta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative grotta grottan grottor grottorna
Genitive grottas grottans grottors grottornas

Derived terms[edit]