maleta

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See also: Maleta and Małeta

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish maleta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ma‧le‧ta
  • IPA(key): /maˈleta/, [maˈl̪e.ta]

Noun[edit]

maléta

  1. suitcase, briefcase
  2. valise, trunk
    Synonyms: baul, kaban

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French malete, diminutive of male (leather bag). Cognate with contemporary French mallette (briefcase).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maleta f (plural maletes)

  1. suitcase

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Central Tarahumara[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish maleta (suitcase).

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. rifle case

References[edit]

  • Hilton, K. Simón (1993) Diccionario tarahumara de Samachique, Chihuahua, México (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 101)‎[1] (in Spanish), special corrected and updated edition, Tucson: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page 42
  • Hilton, K. Simón; Shoemaker, Wes (2016) Diccionario tarahumara actualizado[2] (in Spanish), draft edition, SIL International, page 28

Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish maleta (suitcase).

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. suitcase

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. abessive singular of male

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since 1370. Ultimately from Old French malete, displacing maeta (13th century), from male (leather bag, leather or wooden travel-case), from Frankish *malha (leather bag), from Proto-Germanic *malhō (leather bag). Compare English mail.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maleta f (plural maletas)

  1. suitcase
    • 1370, R. Lorenzo, editor, Crónica troiana. Introducción e texto, A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 417:
      Et poso en suas maletas seu auer, et vesteusse moy rricament
      And she put her belongings in her suitcases, and dressed herself richly
  2. (figurative) hunchback
  3. (figurative) jobless and lazy person; vagrant
    Synonym: palanquín

References[edit]

  • maleta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • maleta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • maleta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • maleta” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • maleta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish maleta and Portuguese maleta.

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. suitcase
  2. trunk

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: ma‧le‧ta

Noun[edit]

maleta f (plural maletas)

  1. suitcase
  2. bag
  3. briefcase (case used for carrying documents)

Synonyms[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mala (suitcase, originally referred to a larger item like a chest or trunk) +‎ -eta (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maˈleta/ [maˈle.t̪a]
  • Rhymes: -eta
  • Syllabification: ma‧le‧ta

Noun[edit]

maleta f (plural maletas)

  1. suitcase (large piece of luggage)
    Synonyms: valija, petaca
  2. (Chile, Venezuela) trunk, boot (of a car)
    Synonyms: maletero, cajuela

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Central Tarahumara: maleta
  • Chavacano: maleta
  • Tagalog: maleta

Further reading[edit]

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish maleta (suitcase).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ma‧le‧ta
  • IPA(key): /maˈleta/, [mɐˈlɛ.tɐ]

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. suitcase; valise

Yakan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish maleta (suitcase).

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. suitcase