See also: -fita and FITA

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian фита́ (fitá).

NounEdit

fita (plural fitas)

  1. The obsolete Cyrillic letter Ѳ, ѳ formerly used in Russian to write proper names and loanwords derived from or via Greek.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *fīcta, from fīxus. Compare Spanish hito m.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fita f (plural fites)

  1. milestone

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GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Probably from Latin vitta (ribbon), although the required evolution, with Latin <vi> becoming /fi/, is irregular. Alternatively from Suevic, from a derivative of Proto-Germanic *fetjō, compare Old High German fizza (thread, tissue), Old Norse fitja (to knit).[1] Compare also Italian fetta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fita f (plural fitas)

  1. band, ribbon
  2. (sewing) wristband, girdle, hem
  3. elongated plot of land

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin fictum (fixed).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fita f (masculine fito, feminine plural fitas, masculine plural fitos)

  1. fixed in place; erect
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

fita

  1. third-person singular present indicative of fitar
  2. second-person singular imperative of fitar

ReferencesEdit

  • fita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • fita” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • fita” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • fita” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • fita” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

fita

  1. Romanization of 𐍆𐌹𐍄𐌰

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fita f (genitive singular fitu, no plural)

  1. fat
  2. fatness

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

fita (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative fitaði, supine fitað)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to fatten, make fat
    Bændurnir fita dýrin.
    The farmers fatten the animals.

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

fita

  1. (non-standard since 2012) definite singular of fit

Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

fita f (genitive fitu)

  1. fat, grease

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: fita f
  • >? Norwegian Nynorsk: fete m

ReferencesEdit

  • fita in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Uncertain. Likely from Latin vitta (band, ribbon).

NounEdit

fita f (plural fitas)

  1. tape, ribbon, band
  2. (colloquial) film, movie
    Synonyms: filme, película
  3. (Portugal, education, slang) a colored ribbon to indicate membership of a faculty

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:fita.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin ficta.

NounEdit

fita f (plural fitas)

  1. act, deception, lie
    É tudo fita!
    It's all an act!
    Deixem-se de fitas!
    Stop pretending!

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:fita.



VolapükEdit

NounEdit

fita

  1. genitive singular of fit ( = fish)