tetra

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See also: tetra- and tétra-

English[edit]

Hyphessobrycon, a genus of tetra
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Etymology[edit]

From translingual Tetragonopterus, an obsolete genus that included these fish.

Noun[edit]

tetra (plural tetras)

  1. Any of numerous species of small South American freshwater fish of the family Characidae, popular in home aquariums.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtetrɑ/, [ˈt̪e̞t̪rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -etrɑ
  • Syllabification: tet‧ra

Etymology 1[edit]

< trade name Tetra Pak

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtetrɑ/, [ˈt̪e̞t̪rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -etrɑ
  • Syllabification: tet‧ra

Noun[edit]

tetra

  1. Tetra Pak (type of container)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of tetra (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative tetra tetrat
genitive tetran tetrojen
partitive tetraa tetroja
illative tetraan tetroihin
singular plural
nominative tetra tetrat
accusative nom. tetra tetrat
gen. tetran
genitive tetran tetrojen
tetrainrare
partitive tetraa tetroja
inessive tetrassa tetroissa
elative tetrasta tetroista
illative tetraan tetroihin
adessive tetralla tetroilla
ablative tetralta tetroilta
allative tetralle tetroille
essive tetrana tetroina
translative tetraksi tetroiksi
instructive tetroin
abessive tetratta tetroitta
comitative tetroineen
Possessive forms of tetra (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person tetrani tetramme
2nd person tetrasi tetranne
3rd person tetransa
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Usage notes[edit]
  • Often used as headword in a compound term, with a modifier that specifies the content, e.g. mehutetra (Tetra Pak of juice).

Etymology 2[edit]

From English tetra, from translingual Tetragonopterus.

Noun[edit]

tetra

  1. tetra (fish of the family Characidae, commonly kept as aquarium fish)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of tetra (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative tetra tetrat
genitive tetran tetrojen
partitive tetraa tetroja
illative tetraan tetroihin
singular plural
nominative tetra tetrat
accusative nom. tetra tetrat
gen. tetran
genitive tetran tetrojen
tetrainrare
partitive tetraa tetroja
inessive tetrassa tetroissa
elative tetrasta tetroista
illative tetraan tetroihin
adessive tetralla tetroilla
ablative tetralta tetroilta
allative tetralle tetroille
essive tetrana tetroina
translative tetraksi tetroiksi
instructive tetroin
abessive tetratta tetroitta
comitative tetroineen
Possessive forms of tetra (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person tetrani tetramme
2nd person tetrasi tetranne
3rd person tetransa

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tetra

  1. feminine singular of tetro

Noun[edit]

tetra m (invariable)

  1. tetra

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tētra

  1. nominative feminine singular of tēter
  2. nominative neuter plural of tēter
  3. accusative neuter plural of tēter
  4. vocative feminine singular of tēter
  5. vocative neuter plural of tēter

Adjective[edit]

tētrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of tēter

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