See also: literā and literă

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin littera.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɪtɛra]
  • Hyphenation: li‧te‧ra

NounEdit

litera f

  1. letter (letter of the alphabet)
    Synonym: písmeno
    Chlapec nechtěl se učiti literám.The boy didn't want to learn the letters.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • litera in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • litera in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lītera f (genitive līterae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of littera
    • 1833, Joannis Schulek, Grammatica latina, Szakolczae, p.5:
      Latini habent literas viginti quinque: a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, i, j, k, l, m, n, o, p, q, r, ſ, (s), t, u, v, x, y, z.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lītera līterae
Genitive līterae līterārum
Dative līterae līterīs
Accusative līteram līterās
Ablative līterā līterīs
Vocative lītera līterae

ReferencesEdit


LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin littera.

NounEdit

litera f (4th declension)

  1. synonym of burtstabiņš

DeclensionEdit


MalagasyEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English letter.

NounEdit

litera

  1. letter (of the alphabet)

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From Latin littera.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lʲiˈtɛ.ra/
  • (file)

NounEdit

litera f (diminutive literka)

  1. letter (letter of the alphabet)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From literă +‎ -a.

VerbEdit

a litera (third-person singular present literează, past participle literat1st conj.

  1. to letter
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

litera

  1. definite nominative singular of literă
  2. definite accusative singular of literă

SpanishEdit

 
una litera en un dormitorio
 
unas literas en un tren

EtymologyEdit

From Catalan llitera, from Vulgar Latin *lectuāria, from Late Latin lectuārius (relating to beds), from Latin lectus (bed). Compare Portuguese liteira, French litière, English litter.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /liˈteɾa/, [liˈt̪e.ɾa]

NounEdit

litera f (plural literas)

  1. bunk
  2. bunk bed
  3. berth, couchette (on either a ship or a train)
    Synonym: camarote