See also: gròtta

CzechEdit

NounEdit

grotta f

  1. grotto (artificial cave)

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *grupta or *crupta, from Latin crypta, from Ancient Greek κρυπτή (kruptḗ), feminine form of the adjective κρυπτός (kruptós). Related to Grotte.

Compare Sicilian grutta, from which Spanish gruta and Portuguese gruta are most likely borrowed.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grotta f (plural grotte)

  1. cave
  2. grotto

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Czech: grotta
  • Danish: grotte
  • Dutch: grot
  • French: grotte
  • German: Grotte
  • English: grotto
  • Norwegian Bokmål: grotte
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: grotte
  • Polish: grota
  • Romanian: grotă
  • Swedish: grotta

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ grotta in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

AnagramsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

grotta m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of grotte

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

grotta f

  1. definite singular of grotte

SwedishEdit

 
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NounEdit

grotta c

  1. cave (large, naturally occurring cavity formed underground)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of grotta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative grotta grottan grottor grottorna
Genitive grottas grottans grottors grottornas

Derived termsEdit