teta

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See also: tēta, téta, and têta

Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

teta f

  1. aunt

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Further reading[edit]

  • teta in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • teta in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from West Germanic *titta (English tit, Dutch tiet, German Zitze) or either an expressive formation identical to it. Compare Portuguese teta, Spanish teta, French tette.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teta f (plural tetas)

  1. A mammary gland, teat.
  2. (chiefly in the plural) A woman's breast.
    • 1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV., page 218:
      Quem creyria que Abraã averia fillo emçima de sua velleçe, de sua moller Sarra, et ella sééndo outrosi vella queo criaria aas suas tetas?
      Who would have believed that Abraham would have a son in spite of his age and that of his wife Sarah, and she being also old that she would feed her son with her breasts?

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References[edit]

  • teta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • teta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • teta” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • teta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. teta.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

teta m, f (invariable)

  1. Greek letter theta, θ

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek θῆτα (thêta, theta).

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈtɛ.ta/, /ˈtɛ.tɐ/
  • Hyphenation: te‧ta

Noun[edit]

teta m (plural tetas)

  1. theta (name of the Greek letter Θ θ)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese teta, from Germanic *titta (compare Spanish teta, French tette), or less likely Ancient Greek τίτθη (títthē). Alternatively, an expressive formation.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈte.ta/, /ˈte.tɐ/
  • Hyphenation: te‧ta

Noun[edit]

teta f (plural tetas)

  1. (vulgar when referring to a human’s) tit; teat (projection of mammary gland)
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

teta f (Cyrillic spelling тета)

  1. aunt - An aunt that is related by blood, wherein the nieces and nephews are that of a brother or a sister. This is differentiated from that of a sister-in-law, which would be "ujna" to the children of a husband's brother or sister.

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teta f (genitive singular tety, nominative plural tety, genitive plural tiet, declension pattern of žena)

  1. aunt (a parent's sister)

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • teta in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

têta f (genitive tête, nominative plural tête)

  1. aunt (a parent’s sister or sister-in-law)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps an expressive formation or from Germanic *titta, cf. also Ancient Greek τίτθη (títthē). Compare Portuguese teta, French tette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teta f (plural tetas)

  1. breast
  2. nipple

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin titta, titia; Compare Italian tetta

Noun[edit]

teta f (plural tete)

  1. breast, tit

Veps[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *teetädäk.

Verb[edit]

teta

  1. to know (to have knowledge of a piece of information)
Inflection[edit]
Inflection
1st infinitive teta
present indic. tedab
past indic. tezi
present
indicative
past
indicative
imperative
1st singular tedan tezin
2nd singular tedad tezid teda
3rd singular tedab tezi  ?
1st plural tedam tezim tekam
2nd plural tedat tezit tekat
3rd plural tetas
tedaba
teziba  ?
sing. conneg.1 teda tedand teda
plur. conneg. tekoi tenugoi tekoi
present
conditional
past
conditional
potential
1st singular tedaižin tenuižin tedanen
2nd singular tedaižid tenuižid tedaned
3rd singular tedaiži tenuiži tedaneb
1st plural tedaižim tenuižim tedanem
2nd plural tedaižit tenuižit tedanet
3rd plural tedaižiba tenuižiba tedaneba
connegative tedaiži tenuiži tedane
non-finite forms
1st infinitive teta
2nd infinitive 3rd infinitive
inessive tetes inessive tedamas
instructive teten illative  ?
participles elative tedamaspäi
present active tedai adessive tedamal
past active tenu abessive tedamat
past passive tetud
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

teta

  1. abessive singular of te

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “знать”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika