pizza

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English[edit]

A pizza.
Pizza

Alternative forms[edit]

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  • pitza (South African English)

Etymology[edit]

[1935] Borrowing from Italian pizza, of uncertain origin, perhaps from Byzantine Greek πίττα(pítta, cake, pie), from Ancient Greek πίσσα(píssa, pitch), Attic πίττα(pítta), from πεπτός(peptós, cooked) or from Lombardic bizzo(bit, bite), or from Latin pinso(I beat, pound).

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Noun[edit]

pizza ‎(countable and uncountable, plural pizzas or (rare) pizze)

  1. (uncountable) A baked Italian dish of a thinly rolled bread dough crust typically topped before baking with tomato sauce, cheese, and other ingredients such as meat, vegetables or fruit
    a slice of pizza
    a pizza pie
    Want to go out for pizza tonight?
  2. (countable) A single instance of this dish
    He ate a whole pizza!
    Should we cook a frozen pizza for dinner?

Usage notes[edit]

In phrases like pizza bread and pizza bagel, pizza refers to the toppings.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza f ‎(plural pizzes)

  1. pizza

Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza f

  1. pizza

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pitsa/, [ˈpʰid̥sa]

Noun[edit]

pizza c (singular definite pizzaen, plural indefinite pizzaer)

  1. pizza [from 1957]

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza f ‎(plural pizza's, diminutive pizzaatje n)

  1. pizza

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza

  1. pizza

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pizza (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pizza pizzat
genitive pizzan pizzojen
partitive pizzaa pizzoja
illative pizzaan pizzoihin
singular plural
nominative pizza pizzat
accusative nom. pizza pizzat
gen. pizzan
genitive pizzan pizzojen
pizzainrare
partitive pizzaa pizzoja
inessive pizzassa pizzoissa
elative pizzasta pizzoista
illative pizzaan pizzoihin
adessive pizzalla pizzoilla
ablative pizzalta pizzoilta
allative pizzalle pizzoille
essive pizzana pizzoina
translative pizzaksi pizzoiksi
instructive pizzoin
abessive pizzatta pizzoitta
comitative pizzoineen

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza f ‎(plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

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Icelandic[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza f ‎(genitive singular pizzu, nominative plural pizzur)

  1. pizza

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza ‎(plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin: perhaps from Byzantine Greek πίττα(pítta, cake, pie), from Ancient Greek πίσσα(píssa, pitch), Attic Greek πίττα(pítta), from πεπτός(peptós, cooked), or a borrowing from Lombardic bizzo, or from Latin pinsō(I beat, pound).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈpit.tsa/, [ˈpit̪͡s̪ːä]
  • Hyphenation: pìz‧za
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

una pizza margherita
a margherita pizza

pizza f ‎(plural pizze)

  1. (foods) pizza
  2. (film) reel
  3. (idiomatic, colloquial, chiefly southern Italy) something very monotonous and boring; a bore
    Che pizza questo spettacolo!
    This performance is such a bore!
  4. (idiomatic, slang, chiefly central Italy) a slap, a smack on the face
    Si è arrabbiato così tanto che mi ha tirato una pizza!
    He got so angry that he slapped my face!

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza m ‎(definite singular pizzaen, indefinite plural pizzaer, definite plural pizzaene)

  1. a pizza

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

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Noun[edit]

pizza m ‎(definite singular pizzaen, indefinite plural pizzaer or pizzaar, definite plural pizzaene or pizzaane)

  1. pizza

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza f

  1. pizza

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza f (plural pizzas)

  1. pizza (baked Italian dish of dough with topped with tomato sauce, cheese and other ingredients)
  2. (slang) sweat visible in the clothes, specially under armpits

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Slovak[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza f ‎(genitive singular pizze, nominative plural pizze, declension pattern of stroj)

  1. pizza

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External links[edit]

  • pizza in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Noun[edit]

pizza f ‎(plural pizzas)

  1. pizza

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian pizza.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pizza c

  1. pizza

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pizza 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pizza pizzan pizzor pizzorna
Genitive pizzas pizzans pizzors pizzornas

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