messa

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse messa, from Late Latin missa, from Latin missum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

messa f (genitive singular messu, plural messur)

  1. (religion, church) mass, service
  2. (religion, church) holiday
  3. (nautical) mess

Declension[edit]

Declension of messa
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative messa messan messur messurnar
accusative messu messuna messur messurnar
dative messu messuni messum messunum
genitive messu messunnar messa messanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse messa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

messa f ‎(genitive singular messu, nominative plural messur)

  1. mass (church service in which the Eucharist is celebrated)

Declension[edit]

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Verb[edit]

messa ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative messaði, supine messað)

  1. to mass (celebrate mass)

Conjugation[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Latin missa, from Latin missum.

Noun[edit]

messa f ‎(plural messe) (often capitalized)

  1. mass (in religion)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

messa f ‎(plural messe)

  1. setting, putting, laying
  2. (agriculture) sprout, shoot, bud
Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

messa

  1. feminine singular past participle of mettere

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

messa

  1. nominative plural of messis
  2. accusative plural of messis
  3. vocative plural of messis

References[edit]

  • messa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • MESSA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • messa in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • messa in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • messa in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

messa m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of messe

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

messa f

  1. definite singular of messe

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *missos, from Proto-Indo-European *mey-. Akin to mí-.

Adjective[edit]

messa

  1. comparative degree of olc ‎(worse)

Descendants[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin missa.

Noun[edit]

messa f (genitive messu, plural messur)

  1. mass, church service

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • messa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • MESSA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • messa in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[2]
  • messa in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • messa in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

messa

  1. (colloquial) to send an SMS message, to text. Short for sms:a.

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