patta

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See also: pätta and paṭṭa

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sranan Tongo pata (shoe), from Portuguese sapato (shoe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɑ.tɑ/, /ˈpɑ.taː/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

patta c (plural patta's, diminutive pattaatje n)

  1. (slang, chiefly plural) shoe, in particular sneaker

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

patta

  1. illative singular of pada

Guhu-Samane[edit]

Noun[edit]

patta

  1. food

References[edit]

  • Ritva Hemmilä, Orthography and Phonology Database: Islands and Momase Regions (Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1998), page 42, Guhu-Samane

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old High German pfeit, from Proto-Germanic *paidō (coat, smock, shirt)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

patta f (plural patte)

  1. flap (of a pocket)
  2. fly (of trousers)
  3. draw, tie (sports)
  4. flipper (of a seal or turtle)
  5. cloth grip (of a kitchen utensil)
  6. fluke (of an anchor)
  7. fastening plate (of a windowframe, to the wall)

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: pat
  • Middle French: patte

Maltese[edit]

Root
p-t-j

Etymology[edit]

Eventually derived from Latin pactus (pact). Compare Italian impattare (to equalise in a game).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

patta (imperfect jpatti, past participle mpatti)

  1. to pay back, requite
    1. to reward, give something in exchange
    2. to take revenge

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

patta

  1. definite feminine singular of patte

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Sanskrit पत्र (patra).

Noun[edit]

patta n

  1. leaf
  2. wing
  3. feather

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Sanskrit पात्र (pātra).

Noun[edit]

patta m or n

  1. bowl
  2. alms bowl

Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Adjective[edit]

patta

  1. past participle of pāpuṇāti (to reach)
Declension[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

As the second element of a compound, the initial 'p' is doubled.

References[edit]

  • patta”, in Pali Text Society, editor, Pali-English Dictionary‎, London: Chipstead, 1921-1925.