puțin

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See also: put in, putin, and Putin

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Possibly from a Vulgar Latin *putinus(a root), from putus(pure), or *paucinum, from Latin paucus(few, little). Compare Aromanian putsãn, Medieval Latin pusinnu, pittinus(small).

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puțin m, n (feminine singular puțină, masculine plural puțini, feminine and neuter plural puține)

(determiner)

  1. a little, few, little
  2. some
  3. small (in quantity), little, reduced, meager

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Adverb[edit]

puțin

  1. a little, few, a small amount
    Amicii mei înțeleg numai puțin românește.
    My friends understand only a little Romanian.

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