Kreeta

EstonianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kreeta

  1. Crete

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkreːtɑ]
  • Hyphenation: Kree‧ta

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek Κρήτη (Krētē).

Proper nounEdit

Kreeta

  1. Crete
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Etymology 2Edit

Swedish Greta and Margareta, ultimately also from Ancient Greek. A variant of Reeta, Reetta.

Proper nounEdit

Kreeta

  1. A female given name.
    • 1870 Aleksis Kivi, Seitsemän veljestä (Seven Brothers): Chapter 3 (Translation 1991 by Richard A. Impola):
      Kaisan huulet massahtelee, / Napsuttelee kirves; / Kreeta-muori Kaisan kynsiss’ / Juttuu hampaat irviss’.
      On her cupping tool / Kaisa smacks her lip. / Greta talks through gritted teeth, / Squirming in her grip.
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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 08:57