punta

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

punta (uncountable)

  1. A Garifuna style of festive music and dance.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Late Latin puncta, from the feminine of Latin punctus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

punta m (plural puntes)

  1. point, tip
  2. pinch, bit (small amount)
  3. peak, top
  4. point, purpose, reason

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Proto-Germanic *pundą (pound, weight).

Noun[edit]

punta

  1. pound (currency)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of punta (Kotus type 10/koira, nt-nn gradation)
nominative punta punnat
genitive punnan puntien
partitive puntaa puntia
illative puntaan puntiin
singular plural
nominative punta punnat
accusative nom. punta punnat
gen. punnan
genitive punnan puntien
puntainrare
partitive puntaa puntia
inessive punnassa punnissa
elative punnasta punnista
illative puntaan puntiin
adessive punnalla punnilla
ablative punnalta punnilta
allative punnalle punnille
essive puntana puntina
translative punnaksi punniksi
instructive punnin
abessive punnatta punnitta
comitative puntineen

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpˠʊn̪ˠt̪ˠə/

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

punta m (genitive singular punta, nominative plural puntaí)

  1. punt (boat)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

punta

  1. Cois Fharraige form of puint (pounds)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
punta phunta bpunta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin puncta, from the feminine of Latin punctus.

Noun[edit]

punta f (plural punte)

  1. point, head, tip, top, peak, end
    Synonyms: estremità, cima, testa
  2. pinch, touch, hint (small quantity)
    Synonyms: pizzico, tocco, accenno
  3. bit (of a drill)
  4. (soccer) forward, striker, attacker
    Synonym: attaccante
  5. pile (of arrow or spear)

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Verb[edit]

punta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of puntare
  2. second-person singular imperative of puntare

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish punta.

The word "punda" is an obsolete variation.

Noun[edit]

punta

  1. point

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpunta/, [ˈpũn̪t̪a]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Latin puncta, from the feminine of Latin punctus.

Noun[edit]

punta f (plural puntas)

  1. tip, point, end
  2. pinch, bit (small amount)
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

punta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of puntar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of puntar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of puntar.

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

puntá

  1. destination, direction
    Saan ang punta mo?
    Where will you go? (lit. Where is your destination?)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish punta.

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

púnta

  1. point, end
    Synonyms: dunggit, dulo
  2. (geology) headland, promontory
  3. (colloquial) aim, purpose
    Synonyms: layon, layunin, hangad, hangarin, intensyon, pakay

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Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

puntâ

  1. a piece of bamboo with metal wire hooked on both sides, which is hooked to a pail or bucket, and is carried on the shoulders