pistola

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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

pistola ?

  1. pistol; gun

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pistola f (plural pistoles)

  1. pistol; gun

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pis‧to‧la

Noun[edit]

pistola

  1. a pistol; a handgun, typically with a chamber integrated in the barrel, a semi-automatic action and a box magazine

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:pistola.


Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French pistole, from Czech píšťala (firearm, literally tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /piˈstɔ.la/
  • Rhymes: -ɔla
  • Hyphenation: pi‧stò‧la

Noun[edit]

pistola f (plural pistole)

  1. (weaponry) pistol, gun
  2. pistole
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpi.sto.la/
  • Rhymes: -istola
  • Hyphenation: pì‧sto‧la

Noun[edit]

pistola f (plural pistole)

  1. (dated) Alternative form of epistola

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pistōla f (genitive pistōlae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) pistol

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pistōla pistōlae
Genitive pistōlae pistōlārum
Dative pistōlae pistōlīs
Accusative pistōlam pistōlās
Ablative pistōlā pistōlīs
Vocative pistōla pistōlae

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Probably from Czech píšťala (firearm, literally tube, pipe), from pištěti (to whistle), of imitative origin.

Perhaps, however, from Italian pistolese (from Pistoia (a city in Tuscany)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pistola f (plural pistolas)

  1. pistol (handgun)

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pistola (invariable, comparable)

  1. (informal, slang, Brazil) pissed off, mad, aggressively angry

San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish pistola.

Noun[edit]

pistola

  1. pistol

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Stewart, Cloyd; Stewart, Ruth D.; colaboradores amuzgos (2000) Diccionario amuzgo de San Pedro Amuzgos, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 44)‎[1] (in Spanish), Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., →ISBN, pages 141

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pistola f (plural pistolas)

  1. pistol, handgun
  2. gun (a device operated by a trigger and acting in a manner similar to a firearm)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish pistola.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pisˈtola/, [pɪsˈtolɐ]

Noun[edit]

pistola

  1. pistol