pasta

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See also: pastá, pastā, pastă, pastą, and påstå

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta, from Late Latin pasta (dough, pastry cake, paste), from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta, barley porridge), from παστός (pastós, sprinkled with salt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta (countable and uncountable, plural pastas)

  1. (uncountable) Dough made from wheat and water and sometimes mixed with egg and formed into various shapes; often sold in dried form and typically boiled for eating.
  2. (uncountable) A dish or serving of pasta.
  3. (countable) A type of pasta.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:pasta.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pastes)

  1. paste, dough
  2. (colloquial) money, dough
  3. pasta (dough made from wheat and water)
  4. pasta (type of pasta)

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pas‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

From English paste, from Middle French (modern pâte), from Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek.

Noun[edit]

pasta

  1. dental filling

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English pasta, borrowed from Italian pasta, from Late Latin pasta (dough, pastry cake, paste), from Ancient Greek παστά (pastá, barley porridge), from παστός (pastós, sprinkled with salt).

Noun[edit]

pasta

  1. pasta
    1. dough made from wheat and water and sometimes mixed with egg and formed into various shapes; often sold in dried form and typically boiled for eating
    2. a dish or serving of pasta
    3. a type of pasta

Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian pasta, from Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Noun[edit]

pasta f

  1. (Luserna) pasta

References[edit]

  • “pasta” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin pasta; cf. Italian pasta, English paste.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpasta]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pasta f

  1. paste
Declension[edit]

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta c (singular definite pastaen, plural indefinite pastaer)

  1. pasta (food)
  2. paste

Declension[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pasta's, diminutive pastaatje n)

  1. paste
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pasta's, diminutive pastaatje n)

  1. pasta

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta, from Late Latin pasta (dough, pastry cake, paste), from Ancient Greek παστά (pastá, barley porridge), from παστός (pastós, sprinkled with salt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (genitive singular pastu, uncountable)

  1. pasta

Declension[edit]

Declension of pasta (singular only)
f1s singular
indefinite definite
nominative pasta pastan
accusative pastu pastuna
dative pastu pastuni
genitive pastu pastunnar

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɑstɑ/, [ˈpɑs̠t̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑstɑ
  • Syllabification: pas‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta

  1. pasta
Declension[edit]
Inflection of pasta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pasta pastat
genitive pastan pastojen
partitive pastaa pastoja
illative pastaan pastoihin
singular plural
nominative pasta pastat
accusative nom. pasta pastat
gen. pastan
genitive pastan pastojen
pastainrare
partitive pastaa pastoja
inessive pastassa pastoissa
elative pastasta pastoista
illative pastaan pastoihin
adessive pastalla pastoilla
ablative pastalta pastoilta
allative pastalle pastoille
essive pastana pastoina
translative pastaksi pastoiksi
instructive pastoin
abessive pastatta pastoitta
comitative pastoineen
Possessive forms of pasta (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person pastani pastamme
2nd person pastasi pastanne
3rd person pastansa
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Late Latin pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta

  1. paste
Declension[edit]
Inflection of pasta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pasta pastat
genitive pastan pastojen
partitive pastaa pastoja
illative pastaan pastoihin
singular plural
nominative pasta pastat
accusative nom. pasta pastat
gen. pastan
genitive pastan pastojen
pastainrare
partitive pastaa pastoja
inessive pastassa pastoissa
elative pastasta pastoista
illative pastaan pastoihin
adessive pastalla pastoilla
ablative pastalta pastoilta
allative pastalle pastoille
essive pastana pastoina
translative pastaksi pastoiksi
instructive pastoin
abessive pastatta pastoitta
comitative pastoineen
Possessive forms of pasta (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person pastani pastamme
2nd person pastasi pastanne
3rd person pastansa
Compounds[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since the 15th century. From Latin pasta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pastas)

  1. paste
    • 1409, G. Pérez Barcala (ed.), A tradución galega do "Liber de medicina equorum" de Joradanus Ruffus. Santiago de Compostela: USC, page 172:
      filla o vinagre ben forte e a greda alva muda et pouco de sal ben mundo, e amasa todo moi ben ata que se faça ende ũa pasta mole.
      take a strong vinegar and ground white clay and a little salt, finely ground, and mix very well everything till it becames a soft paste
  2. pasta
  3. dough
    Synonym: masa
  4. binding, cover of a book

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta n (genitive singular pasta, no plural)

  1. pasta

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Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpas.ta]
  • Hyphenation: pas‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch pasta (paste), from Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Noun[edit]

pasta (plural, first-person possessive pastaku, second-person possessive pastamu, third-person possessive pastanya)

  1. paste.

Etymology 2[edit]

From English pasta, from Italian pasta, from Late Latin pasta (dough, pastry cake, paste), from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta, barley porridge), from παστός (pastós, sprinkled with salt).

Noun[edit]

pasta (plural, first-person possessive pastaku, second-person possessive pastamu, third-person possessive pastanya)

  1. pasta.

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural paste)

  1. paste
  2. pasta, noodles
  3. dough
  4. cake, tart
  5. texture

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

All are borrowed.


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta), from παστός (pastós), from πάσσω (pássō, sprinkle), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷeh₁t- (to shake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (genitive pastae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) paste
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pasta pastae
Genitive pastae pastārum
Dative pastae pastīs
Accusative pastam pastās
Ablative pastā pastīs
Vocative pasta pastae
Descendants[edit]
Borrowings

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

pāsta

  1. nominative feminine singular of pāstus
  2. nominative neuter plural of pāstus
  3. accusative neuter plural of pāstus
  4. vocative feminine singular of pāstus
  5. vocative neuter plural of pāstus

Participle[edit]

pāstā

  1. ablative feminine singular of pāstus

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta m

  1. genitive singular form of pasts

Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian pasta, from Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Noun[edit]

pasta f

  1. pasta

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta m (definite singular pastaen, indefinite plural pastaer, definite plural pastaene)

  1. pasta (usually uncountable)
  2. paste

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta m (definite singular pastaen, indefinite plural pastaer or pastaar, definite plural pastaene or pastaane)

  1. pasta (usually uncountable)
  2. paste

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin pasta; cf. Italian pasta, English paste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f

  1. A soft mixture, paste

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • pasta in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • pasta in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin pasta (dough, pastry cake, paste), from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pastas)

  1. (cooking) dough (mix of flour and other ingredients)
  2. paste
    Eu gosto de escovar os dentes com essa pasta de dente.
    I like to brush my teeth with this toothpaste.
  3. folder (organizer)
  4. (computing, Brazil) folder (container of computer files)
  5. briefcase (case used for carrying documents)
  6. (politics) ministry; portfolio (responsibilities of a government department)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pâsta/
  • Hyphenation: pas‧ta

Noun[edit]

pȁsta f (Cyrillic spelling па̏ста)

  1. pasta, polish
    pasta za zubetoothpaste
    pasta za cipeleshoe polish

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Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpasta/, [ˈpaʃta]
  • Hyphenation: pàs‧ta

Noun[edit]

pasta f

  1. pasta
  2. dough

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin pasta; cf. Italian pasta, English paste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (genitive singular pasty, nominative plural pasty, genitive plural pást, declension pattern of žena)

  1. paste

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • pasta in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin pasta, from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpasta/, [ˈpast̪a]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pastas)

  1. pasta
  2. paste, dough
  3. biscuit
  4. (Spain, slang) money, dough
    • 2006, Irvine Welsh, Federico Corriente Basús transl., Porno, Anagrama (→ISBN)
      No está tan engreído como de costumbre; parece bien jodido. «No lo entiendo, Spud. Pensé que me quedaba mucha pasta para las vacaciones; tenía previsto llevarme a mi hija por ahí. []»

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Verb[edit]

pasta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of pastar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of pastar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of pastar.

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta (definite accusative pastayı, plural pastalar)

  1. (cooking) cake
    Doğum günü pastası çok güzeldi.
    The birthday cake was very nice.

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative pasta
Definite accusative pastayı
Singular Plural
Nominative pasta pastalar
Definite accusative pastayı pastaları
Dative pastaya pastalara
Locative pastada pastalarda
Ablative pastadan pastalardan
Genitive pastanın pastaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular pastam pastalarım
2nd singular pastan pastaların
3rd singular pastası pastaları
1st plural pastamız pastalarımız
2nd plural pastanız pastalarınız
3rd plural pastaları pastaları
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Welsh[edit]

Welsh Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cy

Etymology[edit]

From English pasta, from Italian pasta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpasda/, [ˈpʰasta]

Noun[edit]

pasta m (uncountable)

  1. pasta

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pasta basta mhasta phasta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “pasta”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Italian pasta

Noun[edit]

pasta c (plural pasta's)

  1. pasta