maleta

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See also: Maleta and Małeta

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

maleta f (plural maletes)

  1. suitcase

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. From Old French malete, 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,
      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 2006-2012.
  • maleta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • 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]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish maleta and Portuguese maleta.

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. suitcase
  2. trunk

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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 +‎ -eta.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish maleta (suitcase).

Noun[edit]

maleta

  1. suitcase; valise