teater

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch theater, from Middle French théâtre, from Old French theatre, from Latin theatrum, from Ancient Greek θέατρον (théatron, a place for viewing).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɪə̯ˈɑː.tər/
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Noun[edit]

teater (plural teaters)

  1. theatre

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin theātrum, from Ancient Greek θέατρον (théatron, a place for viewing), from θεάομαι (theáomai, to see", "to watch", "to observe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teatər/, [tˢeˈaˀd̥ɐ]

Noun[edit]

teater n (singular definite teatret or teateret, plural indefinite teatre)

  1. theater, theatre

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Theater.

Noun[edit]

teater (genitive teatri, partitive teatrit)

  1. theater, theatre

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch theater, from Old French theatre, from Latin theatrum, from Ancient Greek θέατρον (théatron, a place for viewing), from θεάομαι (theáomai, to see", "to watch", "to observe). Cognate of Afrikaans teater.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t̪ɛˈat̪ər]
  • Hyphenation: tè‧a‧têr

Noun[edit]

teater (first-person possessive teaterku, second-person possessive teatermu, third-person possessive teaternya)

  1. theater, theatre
    1. a place or building, consisting of a stage and seating, in which an audience gathers to watch plays, musical performances, public ceremonies, and so on.
    2. a lecture theatre.
    3. drama or performance as a profession or art form.
      Synonyms: drama, sandiwara, tonil

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Limburgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French theatre (modern théâtre) or Latin theātrum, from Ancient Greek θέατρον (théatron, a place for viewing), from θεάομαι (theáomai, I see, watch, observe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tɪ˧ˈjaː˨təʁ]

Noun[edit]

teater n

  1. theatre
  2. nonsense

Inflection[edit]

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Inflection
Root singular Root plural Diminutive singular Diminutive plural
Nominative teater teaterer teaeterke teaeterkes
Genitive teaters teaterer teaeterkes teaeterkes
Locative teateres teatereser teatereske teatereskes
Dative¹ teatere teaterern teaeterke teaeterkes
Accusative¹ teater teaterern teaeterke teaeterkes
  • Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, use nominative instead.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French théâtre (theatre), from Middle French theatre (theatre), from Old French theatre, teatre (theatre), from Latin theātrum (theatre), from Ancient Greek θέατρον (théatron, theatre, gathering place; play, spectacle), from θεάομαι (theáomai, to see, watch, observe) (with the suffix -τρον (-tron), from Proto-Hellenic *-tron, from Proto-Indo-European *-trom, from *-tḗr), possibly from Proto-Hellenic *θᾱϝέομαι, *θᾱϝέομαι, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₂u-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɛˈɑːtər/
  • Rhymes: -ər
  • Hyphenation: te‧a‧ter

Noun[edit]

teater n (definite singular teateret / teatret, indefinite plural teater / teatre, definite plural teatra / teatrene)

  1. theatre, theater (US)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

teater n (definite singular teateret, indefinite plural teater, definite plural teatera)

  1. theatre, theater (US)

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teater c

  1. theatre (art form)
  2. a theatre (building or institution)

Declension[edit]

Declension of teater 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative teater teatern teatrar teatrarna
Genitive teaters teaterns teatrars teatrarnas

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