ottava

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See also: otava and Otava

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian ottava (octave) (also feminine form of ottavo (eighth), ordinal form of otto).

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Adverb[edit]

ottava (not comparable)

  1. (music) One octave higher; as a marking, typically abbreviated 8va.

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Noun[edit]

ottava (plural ottavas)

  1. (poetry) Ottava rima.

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Finnish[edit]

Participle[edit]

ottava

  1. Present active participle of ottaa.

Adjective[edit]

ottava

  1. (fishing) good, working well (of a lure, etc.)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ottava (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative ottava ottavat
genitive ottavan ottavien
partitive ottavaa ottavia
illative ottavaan ottaviin
singular plural
nominative ottava ottavat
accusative nom. ottava ottavat
gen. ottavan
genitive ottavan ottavien
ottavainrare
partitive ottavaa ottavia
inessive ottavassa ottavissa
elative ottavasta ottavista
illative ottavaan ottaviin
adessive ottavalla ottavilla
ablative ottavalta ottavilta
allative ottavalle ottaville
essive ottavana ottavina
translative ottavaksi ottaviksi
instructive ottavin
abessive ottavatta ottavitta
comitative ottavine
Possessive forms of ottava (type koira)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person ottavani ottavamme
2nd person ottavasi ottavanne
3rd person ottavansa

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /otˈta.va/
  • Rhymes: -ava
  • Hyphenation: ot‧tà‧va

Noun[edit]

ottava f (plural ottave)

  1. (music) octave, eighth (interval)
  2. octet, octette

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