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See also: séta, sēta, sētā, setä, and seta'

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin seta, from saeta.

NounEdit

seta (plural setas or setae or setæ)

  1. A bristle or hair
  2. (botany) The stalk of a moss sporangium, or occasionally in a liverwort.
    • 1992, Rudolf M. Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, page 6
      The latter has the sporophyte seta 4 cells in diam. and has thecal Lejeunea-type androecial branches []

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

NounEdit

seta f (plural setes)

  1. mushroom

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse setja, from Proto-Germanic *satjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sodéyeti. Causative of *sitjaną.

VerbEdit

seta (third person singular past indicative setti, third person plural past indicative sett, supine sett)

  1. to set, to put

ConjugationEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin saeta.

NounEdit

seta f (plural setæ)

  1. seta

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

13th century. From Old Portuguese saeta, from Latin sagitta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seta f (plural setas)

  1. arrow
    Synonym: frecha
    • 1458, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI. Vigo: Galaxia, page 337:
      que seyron do dito castello os ditos tres omens e aderençaran a él por lo matar, dentro na dita vyña, e hun deles le puxara hua seta por lo matar, e quando vyra a balesta armada, que fogira por la vyña e foron pus él por llo matar, et de feyto o mataran con a dita seeta, senón Deus que o quyso gardar, e como le remesaran a dita seta, que le remesaran hua pedra e que le deran con ela ena caueça
      that the aforementioned three men left the castle and came towards him for killing him, in that vineyard, and one of them took an arrow, and when he saw the crossbow armed he ran way, but they came after him for killing him, and actually they would have killed him with that arrow if not because God wanted to protect him, and as they threw that arrow, they also threw a stone which hit him in the head

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • seeta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • seeta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • seta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • seta” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.



ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sēta, from saeta, from Proto-Italic *saitā, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ito-, *sh₂éyto-, from *sh₂ey-, *seh₂i- (to bind). Compare Spanish and Portuguese seda.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈseː.t̪a], /ˈse.ta/
  • Hyphenation: sé‧ta

NounEdit

seta f (plural sete)

  1. silk

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sēta f (genitive sētae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of saeta ("bristle").

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sēta sētae
Genitive sētae sētārum
Dative sētae sētīs
Accusative sētam sētās
Ablative sētā sētīs
Vocative sēta sētae

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

seta n

  1. definite plural of sete

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

seta n

  1. definite plural of sete

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seta f

  1. Augmentative of setka

Usage notesEdit

Typically refers to a 100 ml bottle or shot of vodka.

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

seta

  1. genitive singular of set

PortugueseEdit

 
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setas

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese saeta, from Latin sagitta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seta f (plural setas)

  1. arrow
    1. weapon
    2. pointing symbol

SynonymsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sěta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sêta/
  • Hyphenation: se‧ta

NounEdit

sȅta f (Cyrillic spelling се̏та)

  1. sorrow, melancholy

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈseta/
  • Homophone: zeta (non-Castilian dialects)

NounEdit

seta f (plural setas)

  1. mushroom (especially edible)

SynonymsEdit