Aragonese edit

 
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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra (grammar; philology), from littera (letter).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /liteɾaˈtuɾa/
  • Rhymes: -uɾa
  • Syllabification: li‧te‧ra‧tu‧ra

Noun edit

literatura f

  1. literature

References edit

  • literatura”, in Aragonario, diccionario castellano–aragonés (in Spanish)

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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra (grammar; philology), from littera (letter).

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literatura f (plural literatures)

  1. literature

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Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra.

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literatura f

  1. literature
    Synonyms: písemnictví, slovesnost
  2. bibliography (section of a written work)

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Further reading edit

  • literatura in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • literatura in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • literatura in Internetová jazyková příručka

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Etymology edit

From Latin litterātūra.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [literaˈtura]
  • Audio:
    (file)
  • Rhymes: -ura
  • Hyphenation: li‧te‧ra‧tu‧ra

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literatura (accusative singular literaturan, plural literaturaj, accusative plural literaturajn)

  1. literary

Lower Sorbian edit

Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra.

Noun edit

literatura f inan

  1. literature

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Further reading edit

  • Starosta, Manfred (1999) “literatura”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Polish edit

 
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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra.[1][2][3] First attested in 1754.[4] Compare Silesian literatura.

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literatura f (abbreviation lit.)

  1. literature (body of all written works)
  2. literature (all papers, treatises, etc.)
  3. (education) literature (study of written works)
  4. literature (all the papers, treatises etc. published in academic journals on a particular subject)
  5. (obsolete) stylistics
    Synonym: stylistyka
  6. (obsolete) philology
    Synonym: filologia
  7. (obsolete) large amount of text to read

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nouns
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Descendants edit

  • Kashubian: lëteratura

Trivia edit

According to Słownik frekwencyjny polszczyzny współczesnej (1990), literatura is one of the most used words in Polish, appearing 13 times in scientific texts, 6 times in news, 24 times in essays, 4 times in fiction, and 4 times in plays, each out of a corpus of 100,000 words, totaling 61 times, making it the 1071st most common word in a corpus of 500,000 words.[5]

References edit

  1. ^ Stanisław Dubisz, editor (2003), “literatura”, in Uniwersalny słownik języka polskiego [Universal dictionary of the Polish language]‎[1] (in Polish), volumes 1-4, Warsaw: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN SA, →ISBN
  2. ^ Krystyna Długosz-Kurczabowa (2021) “litera”, in Wielki słownik etymologiczno-historyczny języka polskiego, →ISBN
  3. ^ Witold Doroszewski, editor (1958–1969), “literatura”, in Słownik języka polskiego (in Polish), Warszawa: PWN
  4. ^ LITERATURA”, in Elektroniczny Słownik Języka Polskiego XVII i XVIII Wieku [Electronic Dictionary of the Polish Language of the XVII and XVIII Century], 27.09.2019
  5. ^ Ida Kurcz (1990) “literatura”, in Słownik frekwencyjny polszczyzny współczesnej [Frequency dictionary of the Polish language]‎[2] (in Polish), volume 1, Kraków, Warszawa: Polska Akademia Nauk. Instytut Języka Polskiego, page 220

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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra (grammar; philology), from littera (letter). Doublet of letradura.

Pronunciation edit

 

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uɾɐ
  • Hyphenation: li‧te‧ra‧tu‧ra

Noun edit

literatura f (plural literaturas)

  1. literature (a body of written works collectively)
    Synonym: (obsolete) letradura
    1. (literature, loosely) literature (the body of all written works)
    2. (literature) literature (the body of written works from a given culture, nation or era)
    3. (literature) literature (written material considered historically important or artistically superior)
    4. (sciences) literature (scholarly works on a particular subject)
      Synonym: bibliografia
  2. (literature) literature (the study of written works for their artistic quality)
  3. (literature, loosely) literature (bodies of written and oral text)

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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra.

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literatúra f (Cyrillic spelling литерату́ра)

  1. literature

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Silesian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from German Literatur.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /litɛraˈtura/
  • Rhymes: -ura
  • Syllabification: li‧te‧ra‧tu‧ra

Noun edit

literatura f

  1. literature (the body of all written works)

Further reading edit

  • Henryk Jaroszewicz (2022) “literatura”, in Zasady pisowni języka śląskiego (in Polish), Siedlce: Wydawnictwo Naukowe IKR[i]BL, page 93
  • Aleksandra Wencel (2023) “literatura”, in Dykcjůnôrz ślų̊sko-polski[6], page 374

Slovene edit

Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra.

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literatȗra f

  1. literature (body of all written works)

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The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. literatúra
gen. sing. literatúre
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
literatúra literatúri literatúre
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
literatúre literatúr literatúr
dative
(dajȃlnik)
literatúri literatúrama literatúram
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
literatúro literatúri literatúre
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
literatúri literatúrah literatúrah
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
literatúro literatúrama literatúrami

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Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra (grammar; philology), from littera (letter).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /liteɾaˈtuɾa/ [li.t̪e.ɾaˈt̪u.ɾa]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -uɾa
  • Syllabification: li‧te‧ra‧tu‧ra

Noun edit

literatura f (plural literaturas)

  1. literature

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Tagalog edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish literatura, from Latin litterātūra.

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literatura (Baybayin spelling ᜎᜒᜆᜒᜇᜆᜓᜇ)

  1. literature
    Synonym: panitikan

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Upper Sorbian edit

Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Latin litterātūra.

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literatura f

  1. literature

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