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 (paste; pasta, noodles), from Late Latin pasta (dough, pastry cake, paste), from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta, barley porridge), neuter plural from παστός (pastós, sprinkled with salt), from Ancient Greek πάσσω (pássō, to sprinkle), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷeh₁t- (to shake). Doublet of paste and patty.

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 using 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 isole 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]

Noun[edit]

pasta f

  1. paste
Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • pasta in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • pasta in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɑs.taː/
  • Hyphenation: pas‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Learned borrowing from Late Latin pasta (dough, paste), from Ancient Greek πάστα (pásta, barley porridge). Displaced paste.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. paste [from late 16th c.]
    • 1596, Jan Huyghen van Linschoten, Itinerario, voyage ofte schipvaert naer Oost ofte Portugaels Indien 1579-1592, part 2, publ. by Martinus Nijhoff (1956), page 147.
      Het eerste noemen die AEgyptenaren assis, 'twelc is poyer van kennep ofte hennep bladeren, met water tot een pasta ofte deegh ghemaect, daer af zy vijf ofte meer stucxkens eten, so groot als castanien, van 't vvelcke de ghene, die sulcks ghegheten hebben, een ure daernae niet anders worden dan of zy droncken waren, met ontsinnigheyt; worden van selfs gelijc oft zy opgetrocken waren, ende haer verschynen vremde ghesichten, daer in zy groote vermakelickheyt hebben.
      The first one the Egyptians call hashish, which is a powder of cannabis or hemp leaves, made into a paste or dough with water, of which they eat five or more pieces as big as chestnuts, from which those who have eaten such, become for an hour thereafter nothing but as if they were drunk, with senselessness; [they] become on their own as if they are in an exalted state, and strange visions appear to them, in which they have great amusement.
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

  1. pasta [from mid 19th c.]
    • 1866, S. J. van den Bergh, "Een Engelschman onder de roovers", De Gids, vol. 30, page 334.
      Een groot vuur brandde lustig onder een ketel gevuld met pasta, eene soort van macaroni, waarboven gansche brokken sneeuw werden gesmolten die met een overvloed van warme geitenmelk, ons tot drank verstrekten.
      A large fire burned eagerly under a cauldron filled with pasta, a type of macaroni, above which entire chunks of snow were molten that served us as a beverage [together] with an abundance of warm goat milk.
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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:
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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

  1. paste.
  2. 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; a dish or serving of pasta.
    2. a type of pasta.

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta m (genitive singular pasta)

  1. pasta

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pasta phasta bpasta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Entries containing “pasta” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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.

Anagrams[edit]


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]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle 1[edit]

pāsta

  1. nominative/vocative feminine singular of pāstus (fed, nourished; having eaten, consumed; grazed, pastured; satisfied, gratified)
  2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural of pāstus (fed, nourished; having eaten, consumed; grazed, pastured; satisfied, gratified)

Participle 2[edit]

pāstā

  1. ablative feminine singular of pāstus (fed, nourished; having eaten, consumed; grazed, pastured; satisfied, gratified)

References[edit]

  • pasta in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pasta in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • pasta in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, page 1123
  • pasta in Georges, Karl Ernst; Georges (1913–1918) Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch, Hahnsche Buchhandlung, page 1502

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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References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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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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References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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 1[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)
    Synonym: massa
  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) folder (container of computer files)
    Synonym: diretório
  5. briefcase (case used for carrying documents)
    Synonym: maleta
  6. (politics) ministry; portfolio (responsibilities of a government department)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

pasta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of pastar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of pastar

Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pasta f (plural pastas)

  1. paste
  2. pasta
  3. dough

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

Derived terms[edit]


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 slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

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. []»
  5. (slang) Short for pasta de cocaína (cocaine paste).
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

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]

From Ottoman Turkish پاسته(pasta, pasta), 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
Nominative
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
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular pastamı pastalarımı
2nd singular pastanı pastalarını
3rd singular pastasını pastalarını
1st plural pastamızı pastalarımızı
2nd plural pastanızı pastalarınızı
3rd plural pastalarını pastalarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular pastama pastalarıma
2nd singular pastana pastalarına
3rd singular pastasına pastalarına
1st plural pastamıza pastalarımıza
2nd plural pastanıza pastalarınıza
3rd plural pastalarına pastalarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular pastamda pastalarımda
2nd singular pastanda pastalarında
3rd singular pastasında pastalarında
1st plural pastamızda pastalarımızda
2nd plural pastanızda pastalarınızda
3rd plural pastalarında pastalarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular pastamdan pastalarımdan
2nd singular pastandan pastalarından
3rd singular pastasından pastalarından
1st plural pastamızdan pastalarımızdan
2nd plural pastanızdan pastalarınızdan
3rd plural pastalarından pastalarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular pastamın pastalarımın
2nd singular pastanın pastalarının
3rd singular pastasının pastalarının
1st plural pastamızın pastalarımızın
2nd plural pastanızın pastalarınızın
3rd plural pastalarının pastalarının
See also[edit]

References[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Welsh Wikipedia has an article on:
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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–present) , “pasta”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from Dutch pasta, from Italian pasta.

Noun[edit]

pasta c (plural pasta's)

  1. pasta