torta

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See also: torță

English[edit]

A typical torta

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish torta, from Late Latin torta, from torta panis (twisted bread), from feminine of Latin tortus (twisted, folded over). Cognate to tart.

Noun[edit]

torta (plural tortas)

  1. (US) A sandwich, served either hot or cold, on an oblong white sandwich roll, derived from Mexican cuisine
  2. A Philippine omelette of ground meat and potatoes.
  3. A flat heap of moist, crushed silver ore, prepared for the patio process.

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

torta

  1. feminine singular of tort

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from Late Latin torta, from the expression torta panis (twisted bread), from feminine of Latin tortus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

torta f (plural tortas)

  1. tart
  2. pie

Further reading[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian torta.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtortɒ]
  • Rhymes: -tɒ
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ta

Noun[edit]

torta (plural torták)

  1. torte, cake, gateau

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative torta torták
accusative tortát tortákat
dative tortának tortáknak
instrumental tortával tortákkal
causal-final tortáért tortákért
translative tortává tortákká
terminative tortáig tortákig
essive-formal tortaként tortákként
essive-modal
inessive tortában tortákban
superessive tortán tortákon
adessive tortánál tortáknál
illative tortába tortákba
sublative tortára tortákra
allative tortához tortákhoz
elative tortából tortákból
delative tortáról tortákról
ablative tortától tortáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
tortáé tortáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
tortáéi tortákéi
Possessive forms of torta
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. tortám tortáim
2nd person sing. tortád tortáid
3rd person sing. tortája tortái
1st person plural tortánk tortáink
2nd person plural tortátok tortáitok
3rd person plural tortájuk tortáik

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torta (plural tortas)

  1. cake

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Latin torta, from the expression torta panis (twisted bread), from feminine of Latin tortus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtor.ta/
  • Rhymes: -orta
  • Hyphenation: tór‧ta

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural torte)

  1. pie, tart, cake or similar
  2. (heraldry) roundel (of a tincture; see bisante)
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Back-formation from torto, past participle of torcere (to twist).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural torte)

  1. (rare) The act of twisting.
  2. (archaic) The result of twisting.
    Synonyms: torcitura, piegatura

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

torta f sg

  1. feminine singular of torto

Adjective[edit]

torta

  1. Feminine singular of adjective torto.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

torta

  1. inflection of tortus:
    1. nominative feminine singular
    2. nominative neuter plural
    3. accusative neuter plural
    4. vocative feminine singular
    5. vocative neuter plural

Participle[edit]

tortā

  1. ablative feminine singular of tortus

References[edit]


Piedmontese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural torte)

  1. cake, tart, pie

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin torta, feminine of tortus.

Adjective[edit]

torta

  1. Feminine singular of adjective torto.

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from Late Latin torta, from the expression torta panis (twisted bread), from feminine of Latin tortus.

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural tortas)

  1. pie
  2. tart

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tôːrta/
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ta

Noun[edit]

tȏrta f (Cyrillic spelling то̑рта)

  1. cake

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin torta (possibly through a Vulgar Latin form *turta; compare Romanian turtă, French tourte, Italian torta, Romansch turta, Sardinian turta[1]; Latin torta produced the expected diphthongized tuerta in Spanish), from torta panis (twisted bread), from feminine of Latin tortus (twisted, folded over).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtorta/, [ˈt̪ort̪a]
  • Hyphenation: tor‧ta

Noun[edit]

torta f (plural tortas)

  1. (Latin America) cake
  2. tart, pie
  3. (Mexico, Guatemala) sandwich on a roll
  4. (Spain) flatbread
  5. (Spain, colloquial) slap in the face, cuff on the ear
  6. (colloquial) drunkenness

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: torta

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the noun torv.

Verb[edit]

torta

  1. to blow (trumpet, horn, etc.)

Inflection[edit]

Inflection
1st infinitive torta
present indic. tordab
past indic. torzi
present
indicative
past
indicative
imperative
1st singular tordan torzin
2nd singular tordad torzid torda
3rd singular tordab torzi ?
1st plural tordam torzim torkam
2nd plural tordat torzit torkat
3rd plural tortas
tordaba
torziba ?
sing. conneg.1 torda tordand torda
plur. conneg. torkoi tornugoi torkoi
present
conditional
past
conditional
potential
1st singular tordaižin tornuižin tornen
2nd singular tordaižid tornuižid torned
3rd singular tordaiži tornuiži torneb
1st plural tordaižim tornuižim tornem
2nd plural tordaižit tornuižit tornet
3rd plural tordaižiba tornuižiba torneba
connegative tordaiži tornuiži torne
non-finite forms
1st infinitive torta
2nd infinitive 3rd infinitive
inessive tortes inessive tormas
instructive torten illative tormaha
participles elative tormaspäi
present active tordai adessive tormal
past active tornu abessive tormat
past passive tortud

References[edit]

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