See also: pošta, pósta, pòsta, pösta, and poștă

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

posta f (plural postes)

  1. post (an assigned station)
  2. setting
    posta de solsunset
  3. laying (the act of laying an egg)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


EsperantoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

posta (accusative singular postan, plural postaj, accusative plural postajn)

  1. later, posterior

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

posta

  1. third-person singular past historic of poster

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

 
Unha posta de bacallao [a serving of codfish]

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese posta (slice, piece) (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin positus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

posta f (plural postas)

  1. serving, slice, cut
    Synonym: toro
  2. fishery
  3. setting
  4. laying (the act of laying an egg)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin positus.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpoʃtɒ]
  • Hyphenation: pos‧ta
  • Rhymes: -tɒ

NounEdit

posta (plural posták)

  1. mail, post
  2. post office

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative posta posták
accusative postát postákat
dative postának postáknak
instrumental postával postákkal
causal-final postáért postákért
translative postává postákká
terminative postáig postákig
essive-formal postaként postákként
essive-modal
inessive postában postákban
superessive postán postákon
adessive postánál postáknál
illative postába postákba
sublative postára postákra
allative postához postákhoz
elative postából postákból
delative postáról postákról
ablative postától postáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
postáé postáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
postáéi postákéi
Possessive forms of posta
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. postám postáim
2nd person sing. postád postáid
3rd person sing. postája postái
1st person plural postánk postáink
2nd person plural postátok postáitok
3rd person plural postájuk postáik

Derived termsEdit

Compound words

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further readingEdit

  • posta in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

posta

  1. mail (that arrives in the mailbox)

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

posta m (genitive singular posta, nominative plural postaí)

  1. Cois Fharraige form of post
  2. vocative plural of post

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
posta phosta bposta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the feminine of posto.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔs.ta/[1]
  • (file)

NounEdit

posta f (plural poste)

  1. mail, post
  2. post office
    Synonym: ufficio postale
  3. (games) stakes

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

All are borrowed.

ParticipleEdit

posta

  1. feminine singular of posto

ReferencesEdit

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

AnagramsEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

posta m anim

  1. genitive/accusative singular of post

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

posta f (plural postas)

  1. slice or chop of fish or other meat
  2. mail, postal service
  3. profitable job
  4. (dialectal) Alternative form of bosta
  5. (dated) station of horses on the road that served as an inn or restaurant for travalers

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

posta

  1. feminine singular past participle of pôr

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

posta m (genitive singular posta, plural postachan or postaichean)

  1. postman, mailman, letter carrier

MutationEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  • posta” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.

SpanishEdit

InterjectionEdit

posta

  1. really, truth

NounEdit

posta f (plural postas)

  1. slug (a bullet)
  2. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

posta m or f (plural postas)

  1. courier

Further readingEdit


SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English post.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

posta (n class, plural posta)

  1. post office

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

post +‎ -a

VerbEdit

posta (present postar, preterite postade, supine postat, imperative posta)

  1. to post, to mail, to send a mail; to put a letter in the letterbox

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English poster.

NounEdit

posta

  1. poster