sigarett

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian sigaretta, from Spanish cigarette, diminutive of cigare, from Spanish cigarro (cigar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sigarett f (genitive singular sigarettar, plural sigarettir)

  1. cigarette

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sigarett
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative sigarett sigarettin sigarettir sigarettirnar
accusative sigarett sigarettina sigarettir sigarettirnar
dative sigarett sigarettini sigarettum sigarettunum
genitive sigarettar sigarettarinnar sigaretta sigarettanna

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MalteseEdit

 
Sigarett

EtymologyEdit

From Italian sigaretta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sigarett m (plural sigaretti)

  1. cigarette

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Lighting of a cigarette.

EtymologyEdit

From French cigarette (cigarette), from both cigare (cigar), from Spanish cigarro (cigar, cigarette), possibly from a Mayan language such as Yucatec Maya siyar (to smoke tobacco leaves) or Q'eqchi sik'ar (to smoke), possibly also from cigarro (male cicada), a form of cigarra (cicada), from a Vulgar Latin root *cicāla (or an alternate Iberian variant form *cicāra), from Latin cicāda (cicada), possibly from a substrate language, ultimately onomatopoeic + and from -ette, feminine form of -et, from Middle French -et, from Old French -et, from Late Latin -ittus, from Proto-Italic *-tos, from Proto-Indo-European *-tós (suffix creating verbal adjectives).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɪɡaˈrɛt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛt
  • Hyphenation: si‧ga‧rett

NounEdit

sigarett m (definite singular sigaretten, indefinite plural sigaretter, definite plural sigarettene)

  1. (smoking) a cigarette (tobacco or other substances, in a thin roll wrapped with paper, intended to be smoked)
    • 1911, Amalie Pettersen, Pettersens, page 19:
      jeg er ingen ven af kvindeemancipationen med kortklippet haar og frisindede cigaretter
      I'm not a fan of women's emancipation with short hair and free-spirited cigarettes
    • 1998, Bjørg Vik, Roser i et sprukket krus, page 153:
      hun tar et drag av sigaretten hans
      she takes a puff of his cigarette
    • 1991, Tove Nilsen, Amazonaspornografen, page 231:
      jeg legger merke til et brennemerke i trekket etter en sigarett
      I notice a burn mark on the cover of a cigarette
    Synonyms: sigg, siggis

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French cigarette

NounEdit

sigarett m (definite singular sigaretten, indefinite plural sigarettar, definite plural sigarettane)

  1. a cigarette

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