junta

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See also: Junta and juntá

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish junta, feminine form of junto, from Latin iunctus, perfect passive participle of iungō (join). 1623.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdʒʌntə/, /ˈdʒʊntə/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈhʊntə/, /ˈhʌntə/

Noun[edit]

junta (plural juntas)

  1. A council, convention, tribunal or assembly; especially, the grand council of state in Spain.
  2. The ruling council of a military dictatorship.

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

junta

  1. feminine of junt

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish junta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

junta f

  1. junta (the grand council of state in Spain)
  2. (military) junta (ruling council of a military dictatorship)

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Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese junta, from Latin iūncta, from iūnctus, perfect passive participle of iūngō (I join).

Noun[edit]

junta f (plural juntas)

  1. (anatomy) joint (part of the body where two bones join)
    Synonym: articulação
  2. (collective) task force (group of people working towards a particular task, project, or activity)
    Synonyms: força tarefa, mutirão
  3. (collective) council (committee that leads or governs)
  4. (collective) team (set of yoked draught animals)
    Synonym: parelha
  5. the gap between floor bricks or tiles
  6. material used to fill the gap between floor tiles
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

junta

  1. Feminine singular of adjective junto.

Adverb[edit]

junta

  1. feminine of junto

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

junta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of juntar
    Ele junta isso.
    He connects/gathers this.
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of juntar
    Tu aí, junta isso sozinho.
    You there, connect/gather this by yourself.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxunta/, [ˈxũn̪t̪a]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

junta

  1. Feminine singular of adjective junto.

Etymology 2[edit]

From juntar, or from Latin iuncta.

Noun[edit]

junta f (plural juntas)

  1. council, committee
  2. joint, gasket
  3. meeting (a gathering for a purpose)
  4. contact, acquaintances

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

junta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of juntar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of juntar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of juntar.

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