merenda

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: merendá

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin merenda.

Noun[edit]

merenda f (plural merendas)

  1. afternoon snack
  2. nuncheon

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin merenda.

Noun[edit]

merenda f (plural merende)

  1. A snack (usually an afternoon snack), a tea, a break.
  2. A picnic.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mereō (earn, deserve).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

merenda f (genitive merendae); first declension

  1. collation, light evening meal
  2. a taste

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative merenda merendae
genitive merendae merendārum
dative merendae merendīs
accusative merendam merendās
ablative merendā merendīs
vocative merenda merendae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • merenda in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • merenda” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • merenda in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • merenda in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • merenda in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin merenda (light evening meal).

Noun[edit]

merenda f (plural merendas)

  1. a meal eaten by students in school
  2. dunch (small meal between lunch and dinner)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (meal between lunch and dinner): lanche