See also: Certã, çerta, čerta, and черта

CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

certa

  1. feminine of cert

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Common Romance, from Latin certus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡serta/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: cer‧ta
  • Rhymes: -erta

AdjectiveEdit

certa (accusative singular certan, plural certaj, accusative plural certajn)

  1. certain, sure
    • 1910, L. L. Zamenhof, speech at the sixth World Congress of Esperanto in Washington, D.C.:
      Mi estas certa, ke kiam ni ilin revidos, ni ne plu rekonos ilin.
      I am sure that when we see them again, we will no longer recognize them.
    Antonym: necerta
  2. certain, some, determinate
    • 1907, L. L. Zamenhof (tr.), La revizoro, Paris: Esperantista Centra Librejo, translation of Ревизор by Nikolaj Vasiljeviĉ Gogol, Acto unua:
      Nu, en certaj okazoj multe da saĝo estas pli malbona, ol se oni ĝin tute ne havus.
      Now, in certain cases a lot of wisdom is worse than if you had none at all.

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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto certa, from English certain, French certain, Italian certo, Spanish cierto.

AdjectiveEdit

certa

  1. certain, sure, guaranteed

AntonymsEdit

  • necerta (uncertain, unsettle, not determined, dubious, precarious, unsteady)

Derived termsEdit

  • certajo (certainty (something certain))
  • certe (certainly, surely, undoubtedly, assuredly, verily)
  • certeskar (to certify)
  • certeso (certainty)
  • certigar (to certify, ensure)
  • necerta (uncertain, unsettle, not determined, dubious, precarious, unsteady)

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

certa f sg

  1. feminine singular of certo

AnagramsEdit


LadinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

certa f sg

  1. feminine singular of cert

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

certā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of certō

AdjectiveEdit

certa

  1. inflection of certus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

AdjectiveEdit

certā

  1. ablative feminine singular of certus

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

certa

  1. inflection of cert:
    1. nominative plural feminine/neuter
    2. vocative/accusative plural all genders

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
certa cherta certa
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

certa

  1. Feminine singular of adjective certo.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin certāre, present active infinitive of certō.

VerbEdit

a certa (third-person singular present ceartă, past participle certat1st conj.

  1. (reflexive) to quarrel, squabble, argue, altercate, row, argufy, wrangle, fall out with someone
  2. to scold, chide, rebuke, reprove, reprehend

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