sporta

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See also: sportā

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sporta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈspɔr.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ɔrta
  • Hyphenation: spòr‧ta

Noun[edit]

sporta f (plural sporte)

  1. shopping bag, bag
    Synonym: borsa
  2. bagful
    Synonym: borsata
  3. basket
    Synonyms: cesto, cesta, paniere

Participle[edit]

sporta

  1. feminine singular of sporto

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sper- (to twist, turn). See also Latin spira.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sporta f (genitive sportae); first declension

  1. basket (plaited)
  2. hamper

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sporta sportae
Genitive sportae sportārum
Dative sportae sportīs
Accusative sportam sportās
Ablative sportā sportīs
Vocative sporta sportae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: esporta
  • Italian: spòrta
  • Portuguese: esporta
  • Sicilian: sporta
  • Spanish: espuerta
  • Albanian: shportë
  • Byzantine Greek: σπόρτα (spórta, basket)
    • Greek: σπόρτα (spórta, basket) (discontinued)
      • Ottoman Turkish: اشپورطه(ışporta, basket for fruits, especially grapes) (discontinued)

References[edit]

  • sporta in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sporta in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • sporta in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sporta m

  1. genitive singular form of sports

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sporta

  1. genitive singular of sport
  2. nominative dual of sport
  3. accusative dual of sport

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

sporta (present sportar, preterite sportade, supine sportat, imperative sporta)

  1. (intransitive) to perform a sport or athletics, to train, to exercise
    Många sportade i det fina vintervädret.
    Many exercised in the fine winter weather.
  2. (slang, transitive) to sport, to wear, to display, to rock (used among fashion bloggers)
    Hon sportade samma look som jag med skinny jeans och ankelboots med smal klack.
    She sported the same look as I did with skinny jeans and ankle boots with narrow heels.
    På armarna sportade hon blåmärken.
    On her arms, she sported bruises.

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Språket", Sveriges Radio, March 5, 2013.

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