posta

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See also: pošta, pósta, pòsta, pösta, and poștă

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta f (plural postes)

  1. post (an assigned station)
  2. setting
    posta de solsunset
  3. laying (the act of laying an egg)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

posta (accusative singular postan, plural postaj, accusative plural postajn)

  1. later, posterior

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

posta

  1. third-person singular past historic of poster

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Unha posta de bacallao [a serving of codfish]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese posta (slice, piece) (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin positus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta f (plural postas)

  1. serving, slice, cut
    Synonym: toro
  2. fishery
  3. setting
  4. laying (the act of laying an egg)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • posta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • posta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • posta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • posta” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • posta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin positus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈpoʃtɒ]
  • Hyphenation: pos‧ta
  • Rhymes: -tɒ

Noun[edit]

posta (plural posták)

  1. mail, post
  2. post office

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative posta posták
accusative postát postákat
dative postának postáknak
instrumental postával postákkal
causal-final postáért postákért
translative postává postákká
terminative postáig postákig
essive-formal postaként postákként
essive-modal
inessive postában postákban
superessive postán postákon
adessive postánál postáknál
illative postába postákba
sublative postára postákra
allative postához postákhoz
elative postából postákból
delative postáról postákról
ablative postától postáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
postáé postáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
postáéi postákéi
Possessive forms of posta
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. postám postáim
2nd person sing. postád postáid
3rd person sing. postája postái
1st person plural postánk postáink
2nd person plural postátok postáitok
3rd person plural postájuk postáik

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • posta in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta

  1. mail (that arrives in the mailbox)

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta m (genitive singular posta, nominative plural postaí)

  1. Cois Fharraige form of post
  2. vocative plural of post

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
posta phosta bposta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the feminine of posto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta f (plural poste)

  1. mail, post
  2. post office
    Synonym: ufficio postale
  3. (games) stakes

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

All are borrowed.

  • Cimbrian: post
  • Cornish: post
  • Czech: pošta
  • Middle French: poste
  • German: Post
  • Hungarian: posta
  • Luxembourgish: Post
  • Macedonian: пошта (pošta)
  • Mòcheno: post
  • Norwegian: post
  • Polish: poczta (see there for further descendants)
  • Scottish Gaelic: posta, post
  • Slovak: pošta
  • Swedish: post
  • Vilamovian: pöst
  • West Frisian: post

Participle[edit]

posta

  1. feminine singular of posto

References[edit]

  1. ^ posta in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Anagrams[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta m anim

  1. genitive/accusative singular of post

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

posta

  1. feminine singular past participle of pôr

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

posta m (genitive singular posta, plural postachan or postaichean)

  1. postman, mailman, letter carrier

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
posta phosta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • posta” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.

Spanish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

posta

  1. really, truth

Noun[edit]

posta f (plural postas)

  1. slug (a bullet)
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Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

posta m or f (plural postas)

  1. courier

Further reading[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English post.

Noun[edit]

posta (n class, plural posta)

  1. post office

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

post +‎ -a

Verb[edit]

posta

  1. to post, to mail, to send a mail; to put a letter in the letterbox

Conjugation[edit]

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English poster.

Noun[edit]

posta

  1. poster