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 2006–2022.
  • posta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • 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. ^ posta in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further readingEdit


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

Etymology 1Edit

Semi-learned borrowing from Latin posita, feminine singular of positus, past participle of pōnō (to put). Originally, "post for horses or for mooring ships", then "stopping place for coaches on a journey, way station".[1] Doublet of posta (feminine past participle of porre).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔ.sta/[2]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔsta
  • Hyphenation: pò‧sta

NounEdit

posta f (plural poste)

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

All are borrowed.

Etymology 2Edit

From the feminine singular of posto, past participle of porre (to put, to lay).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔ.sta/, (traditional) /ˈpo.sta/[2]
  • Rhymes: -ɔsta, (traditional) -osta
  • Hyphenation: pò‧sta, (traditional) pó‧sta

NounEdit

posta f (plural poste)

  1. (archaic or popular, Tuscan) act of laying or putting, esp. of eggs
  2. (archaic) act of giving a name, christening
  3. (archaic) footprint, track

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

posta

  1. feminine singular of posto

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

posta

  1. inflection of postare (to post (an email, etc.; Internet)):
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Etymology 5Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

posta

  1. inflection of postare (to post (sentries, etc.; military)):
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ posta in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 posta in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  3. ^ post in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

AnagramsEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔs.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ɔsta
  • Syllabification: pos‧ta

NounEdit

posta m anim

  1. genitive/accusative singular of post

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

Etymology 1Edit

ParticipleEdit

posta

  1. feminine singular past participle of pôr

Etymology 2Edit

Nominalization of the feminine past participle.

NounEdit

posta f (plural postas)

  1. slice or chop of fish or other meat
  2. profitable job
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Italian posta.

NounEdit

posta f (plural postas)

  1. mail, postal service
  2. (dated) station of horses on the road that served as an inn or restaurant for travalers

Etymology 4Edit

Variation of bosta.

NounEdit

posta f (plural postas)

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of bosta (shit)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French poster.

VerbEdit

a posta (third-person singular present postează, past participle postat1st conj.

  1. to post
  2. to settle

ConjugationEdit


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

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

SidamoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed form Amharic ፖስታ (posta), borrowed from Italian posta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfosta/
  • Hyphenation: pos‧ta

NounEdit

posta m 

  1. post

ReferencesEdit

  • Gizaw Shimelis, editor (2007), “posta”, in Sidaama-Amharic-English dictionary, Addis Ababa: Sidama Information and Culture department

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

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish پوسته(posta, mail), Italian posta (mail).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

posta (definite accusative postayı, plural postalar)

  1. mail, post

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative posta
Definite accusative postayı
Singular Plural
Nominative posta postalar
Definite accusative postayı postaları
Dative postaya postalara
Locative postada postalarda
Ablative postadan postalardan
Genitive postanın postaların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular postam postalarım
2nd singular postan postaların
3rd singular postası postaları
1st plural postamız postalarımız
2nd plural postanız postalarınız
3rd plural postaları postaları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular postamı postalarımı
2nd singular postanı postalarını
3rd singular postasını postalarını
1st plural postamızı postalarımızı
2nd plural postanızı postalarınızı
3rd plural postalarını postalarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular postama postalarıma
2nd singular postana postalarına
3rd singular postasına postalarına
1st plural postamıza postalarımıza
2nd plural postanıza postalarınıza
3rd plural postalarına postalarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular postamda postalarımda
2nd singular postanda postalarında
3rd singular postasında postalarında
1st plural postamızda postalarımızda
2nd plural postanızda postalarınızda
3rd plural postalarında postalarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular postamdan postalarımdan
2nd singular postandan postalarından
3rd singular postasından postalarından
1st plural postamızdan postalarımızdan
2nd plural postanızdan postalarınızdan
3rd plural postalarından postalarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular postamın postalarımın
2nd singular postanın postalarının
3rd singular postasının postalarının
1st plural postamızın postalarımızın
2nd plural postanızın postalarınızın
3rd plural postalarının postalarının