cafeteria

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EtymologyEdit

(Mid 19th or 20th century) American Spanish cafetería (coffeehouse), from cafetera (coffee maker), from French cafetière, from café, from Ottoman Turkish قهوه(kahve) (Turkish kahve), from Arabic قَهْوَة(qahwa, coffee).

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cafeteria (plural cafeterias)

  1. A restaurant in which customers select their food at a counter then carry it on a tray to a table to eat
  2. A dining area in an institution where meals may be purchased (as above), provided, or brought in from elsewhere

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NounEdit

cafeteria f (plural cafeteries)

  1. cafe
  2. cafeteria

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

cafeteria

  1. Alternative form of kafeteria.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of cafeteria (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative cafeteria cafeteriat
genitive cafeterian cafeterioiden
cafeterioitten
partitive cafeteriaa cafeterioita
illative cafeteriaan cafeterioihin
singular plural
nominative cafeteria cafeteriat
accusative nom. cafeteria cafeteriat
gen. cafeterian
genitive cafeterian cafeterioiden
cafeterioitten
cafeteriainrare
partitive cafeteriaa cafeterioita
inessive cafeteriassa cafeterioissa
elative cafeteriasta cafeterioista
illative cafeteriaan cafeterioihin
adessive cafeterialla cafeterioilla
ablative cafeterialta cafeterioilta
allative cafeterialle cafeterioille
essive cafeteriana cafeterioina
translative cafeteriaksi cafeterioiksi
instructive cafeterioin
abessive cafeteriatta cafeterioitta
comitative cafeterioineen
Possessive forms of cafeteria (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person cafeteriani cafeteriamme
2nd person cafeteriasi cafeterianne
3rd person cafeteriansa

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cafeteria f (plural cafeterias)

  1. cafeteria (type of restaurant)

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cafeteria c

  1. cafeteria

DeclensionEdit

Declension of cafeteria 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative cafeteria cafeterian cafeterior cafeteriorna
Genitive cafeterias cafeterians cafeteriors cafeteriornas

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