pláta

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See also: plata, platã, platā, plată, and platå

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French plate, from Medieval Latin plata, from Vulgar Latin *plat(t)us, from Ancient Greek πλατύς (platús, broad, flat, wide).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pláta m (genitive singular pláta, nominative plural plátaí)

  1. (printing, photography, publishing, dentistry, cooking) plate

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pláta phláta bpláta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • pláta” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • "pláta" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “pláta” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “pláta” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.