See also: Quinta

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish quinta

NounEdit

quinta (plural quintas)

  1. A country house in Madeira.

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

quinta

  1. feminine singular of quintu

CatalanEdit

 
la quinta
 
el cicle de les quintes

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quintus (fifth)

AdjectiveEdit

quinta f sg

  1. feminine singular of quint

NounEdit

quinta f (plural quintes)

  1. (card games) a run of five sequential cards of the same suit
  2. (music) fifth or fifth voice in piece of vocal polyphony
  3. (historical, Catalonia) the payment by a city of one-fifth of its municipal taxes into the royal treasury as a condition of being granted a charter

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

quinta

  1. third-person singular past historic of quinter

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwin.ta/
  • Hyphenation: quìn‧ta

AdjectiveEdit

quinta

  1. feminine singular of quinto

NounEdit

quinta f (plural quinte)

  1. fifth (female equivalent of quinto)
  2. (theater) wing, backstage, side scene
  3. fifth gear
  4. (education) fifth year, fifth form, fifth grade
  5. (fencing) quinte

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AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

NumeralEdit

quīnta

  1. nominative feminine singular of quīntus
  2. nominative neuter plural of quīntus
  3. accusative neuter plural of quīntus
  4. vocative feminine singular of quīntus
  5. vocative neuter plural of quīntus

NumeralEdit

quīntā

  1. ablative feminine singular of quīntus

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese quintãa, from Latin quintana.

NounEdit

quinta f (plural quintas)

  1. wine producing estate (winery or vineyard)
  2. a country estate
  3. a manor or country mansion
  4. a small agricultural holding

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Portuguese quinta, from Latin quintam.

AdjectiveEdit

quinta

  1. feminine singular of quinto
    Synonym: (abbreviation)

NounEdit

quinta f (plural quintas)

  1. Shortening of quinta-feira: Thursday

AdverbEdit

quinta (not comparable)

  1. Shortening of quinta-feira: on a Thursday



SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quintana – cognate to English quintain (a street between the fifth and sixth maniples of a Roman military camp, where warlike exercises took place) –, the feminine of quintanus (fifth-ranking), from quintus (fifth), from quinque (five).

Ordinal numberEdit

quinta

  1. feminine singular of quinto

NounEdit

quinta f (plural quintas)

  1. villa; country home
  2. call-up (to the army)
  3. group of people who are the same age
    Somos todos de la misma quinta
    We are all the same age.
  4. (card games) straight flush (in some games)

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