See also: rota, rotá, rotà, rotą, ròta, rōta, röta, and rȫta

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian Rota, from Latin Rota, from Latin rota (wheel).

Proper nounEdit

Rota (countable and uncountable, plural Rotas)

  1. (Catholicism) A branch of the papal Curia which serves as an appellate court in ecclesiastical cases, including cases of marriage nullity.
    • 1728, Ephraim Chambers, Cyclopaedia, s.v. "Rota":
      The Rota consists of twelve Doctors, chosen out of the four Nations of Italy, France, Spain, and Germany.
  2. (UK, historical or obsolete) A club established by James Harrington in 1659 to advocate term limits and rotation of government offices; other similar clubs of the era.
  3. (countable) A surname, from Italian​.
  4. A town, a Andalusia in Spain.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "rota, n.", in the Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From rota (wheel).

Proper nounEdit

Rota ?

  1. Rota: A surname​.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: Rota

AnagramsEdit


LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in the end of the 19th century. From rota (adornment).

Proper nounEdit

Rota f

  1. A female given name.

ReferencesEdit

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, →ISBN
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Rota was the only given name of 199 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrota/, [ˈro.t̪a]

Proper nounEdit

Rota f

  1. Rota

Derived termsEdit

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