lotta

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɒtə/
  • Rhymes: -ɒtə
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Contraction[edit]

lotta

  1. (informal) Contraction of lot of.
    A whole lotta people feel the same way I do.
    • 1972, Al Green (lyrics and music), “Simply Beautiful”:
      I'm gonna be good to you / There's a whole lotta things / You and I could do

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Lotta

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlotːɑ/, [ˈlo̞t̪ːɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -otːɑ
  • Syllabification(key): lot‧ta

Noun[edit]

lotta

  1. A member of Lotta Svärd.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lotta (Kotus type 10*C/koira, tt-t gradation)
nominative lotta lotat
genitive lotan lottien
partitive lottaa lottia
illative lottaan lottiin
singular plural
nominative lotta lotat
accusative nom. lotta lotat
gen. lotan
genitive lotan lottien
lottainrare
partitive lottaa lottia
inessive lotassa lotissa
elative lotasta lotista
illative lottaan lottiin
adessive lotalla lotilla
ablative lotalta lotilta
allative lotalle lotille
essive lottana lottina
translative lotaksi lotiksi
abessive lotatta lotitta
instructive lotin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of lotta (Kotus type 10*C/koira, tt-t gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative lottani lottani
accusative nom. lottani lottani
gen. lottani
genitive lottani lottieni
lottainirare
partitive lottaani lottiani
inessive lotassani lotissani
elative lotastani lotistani
illative lottaani lottiini
adessive lotallani lotillani
ablative lotaltani lotiltani
allative lotalleni lotilleni
essive lottanani lottinani
translative lotakseni lotikseni
abessive lotattani lotittani
instructive
comitative lottineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative lottasi lottasi
accusative nom. lottasi lottasi
gen. lottasi
genitive lottasi lottiesi
lottaisirare
partitive lottaasi lottiasi
inessive lotassasi lotissasi
elative lotastasi lotistasi
illative lottaasi lottiisi
adessive lotallasi lotillasi
ablative lotaltasi lotiltasi
allative lotallesi lotillesi
essive lottanasi lottinasi
translative lotaksesi lotiksesi
abessive lotattasi lotittasi
instructive
comitative lottinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative lottamme lottamme
accusative nom. lottamme lottamme
gen. lottamme
genitive lottamme lottiemme
lottaimmerare
partitive lottaamme lottiamme
inessive lotassamme lotissamme
elative lotastamme lotistamme
illative lottaamme lottiimme
adessive lotallamme lotillamme
ablative lotaltamme lotiltamme
allative lotallemme lotillemme
essive lottanamme lottinamme
translative lotaksemme lotiksemme
abessive lotattamme lotittamme
instructive
comitative lottinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative lottanne lottanne
accusative nom. lottanne lottanne
gen. lottanne
genitive lottanne lottienne
lottainnerare
partitive lottaanne lottianne
inessive lotassanne lotissanne
elative lotastanne lotistanne
illative lottaanne lottiinne
adessive lotallanne lotillanne
ablative lotaltanne lotiltanne
allative lotallenne lotillenne
essive lottananne lottinanne
translative lotaksenne lotiksenne
abessive lotattanne lotittanne
instructive
comitative lottinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative lottansa lottansa
accusative nom. lottansa lottansa
gen. lottansa
genitive lottansa lottiensa
lottainsarare
partitive lottaansa lottiaan
lottiansa
inessive lotassaan
lotassansa
lotissaan
lotissansa
elative lotastaan
lotastansa
lotistaan
lotistansa
illative lottaansa lottiinsa
adessive lotallaan
lotallansa
lotillaan
lotillansa
ablative lotaltaan
lotaltansa
lotiltaan
lotiltansa
allative lotalleen
lotallensa
lotilleen
lotillensa
essive lottanaan
lottanansa
lottinaan
lottinansa
translative lotakseen
lotaksensa
lotikseen
lotiksensa
abessive lotattaan
lotattansa
lotittaan
lotittansa
instructive
comitative lottineen
lottinensa

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Late Latin lucta, from Latin lūctāre (to wrestle). Compare French lutte. By surface analysis, lottare (to fight) +‎ -a.

Noun[edit]

lotta f (plural lotte)

  1. (literal or figurative) fight, struggle
  2. conflict
  3. (sports) wrestling

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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

lotta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of lottare

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun: The organization Lotta Svärd in Finland formed in 1920, named after the fictional woman Lotta Svärd in Johan Ludvig Runeberg's poem The Tales of Ensign Stål (1848).

Verb: lott +‎ -a

Noun[edit]

lotta c

  1. a member of a women's voluntary defense corps, a member (in Finland) of Lotta Svärd
Declension[edit]
Declension of lotta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lotta lottan lottor lottorna
Genitive lottas lottans lottors lottornas
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish luta, lota, from Old Norse hluta, from Proto-Germanic *hlutōną.

Verb[edit]

lotta (present lottar, preterite lottade, supine lottat, imperative lotta)

  1. to draw lots
    Synonym: dra lott
    Vi lottade om vem som skulle börja
    We drew lots to decide who would go first
  2. to draw (the winner in a lottery)
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