retta

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A contracted form of sígaretta ‎(cigarette).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

retta f ‎(genitive singular rettu, nominative plural rettur)

  1. (colloquial) cigarette

Declension[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛtːa/, [r̺ɛt̪.t̪ä]
  • Hyphenation: rèt‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Ellipsis of linea retta.

Noun[edit]

retta f ‎(plural rette)

  1. straight line

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from the feminine form of retto ‎(right, just, fair) (as in a fair agreed-upon sum of money).

Noun[edit]

retta f ‎(plural rette)

  1. fee

Etymology 3[edit]

Participle[edit]

retta

  1. feminine singular of retto

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

retta

  1. simple past of rette
  2. past participle of rette

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

retta f

  1. rescue, help

Verb[edit]

retta

  1. to rescue
  2. to save (somebody)

Related terms[edit]