See also: préta, prêta, and pręta

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit प्रेत (preta).

NounEdit

preta (plural pretas)

  1. A hungry ghost (a supernatural being in Buddhist folklore, the spirit of a greedy person whose divine retribution is to never be sated)

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EtymologyEdit

From French prêt.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpreta/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pre‧ta
  • Rhymes: -eta

AdjectiveEdit

preta (accusative singular pretan, plural pretaj, accusative plural pretajn)

  1. ready, set (prepared)

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preta (intransitive)

  1. to burst

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NeapolitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin petra

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preta f (plural pprete)

  1. stone

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PronunciationEdit

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preta

  1. feminine singular of preto

NounEdit

preta f (plural pretas)

  1. female equivalent of preto