See also: cupã, cupă, and чупа

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish cupa, from Middle English cuppe.

NounEdit

cupa m (genitive singular cupa, nominative plural cupaí)

  1. cup
    1. (botany) cup (of flower)
  2. cupel

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cupa chupa gcupa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cupa f sg

  1. feminine singular of cupo

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *kewp- (a hollow). Cognate with Old English hȳf (modern English hive) and Sanskrit कूप (kūpa, well, hollow, vat)

NounEdit

cūpa f (genitive cūpae); first declension

  1. tub, cask, tun, vat
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cūpa cūpae
Genitive cūpae cūpārum
Dative cūpae cūpīs
Accusative cūpam cūpās
Ablative cūpā cūpīs
Vocative cūpa cūpae
DescendantsEdit
  • Latin: cūpula
  • Late Latin: cuppa

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek κώπη (kṓpē).

NounEdit

cūpa f (genitive cūpae); first declension

  1. handle, axle
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cūpa cūpae
Genitive cūpae cūpārum
Dative cūpae cūpīs
Accusative cūpam cūpās
Ablative cūpā cūpīs
Vocative cūpa cūpae

ReferencesEdit

  • cupa in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cupa in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cupa in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • cupa in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • cupa in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cupa in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish cupa, from Middle English cuppe.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cupa m (genitive singular cupa, plural cupachan or cupaichean or cupanan)

  1. cup
  2. vial

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
cupa chupa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • cupa” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “cupa”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language