EnglishEdit

NounEdit

sigla

  1. plural of siglum

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

sigla f (plural sigles)

  1. initial (first letter of a word)

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sigla (third person singular past indicative sigldi, third person plural past indicative siglt, supine siglt)

  1. to sail

ConjugationEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sigla

  1. third-person singular past historic of sigler

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sigla, from Proto-Germanic *siglijaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sigla (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative sigldi, supine siglt)

  1. to sail

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

sigla f (genitive singular siglu, nominative plural siglur)

  1. mast

DeclensionEdit

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

sigla f (plural sigle)

  1. acronym, abbreviation, initialism
  2. (in the plural) initials
  3. monogram
  4. theme song, leitmotif, short melody that opens or closes a radio/television broadcast (see: avansigla)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

sigla

  1. third-person singular present indicative of siglare
  2. second-person singular imperative of siglare

LatinEdit

NounEdit

sigla

  1. nominative plural of siglum
  2. accusative plural of siglum
  3. vocative plural of siglum

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

sigla (imperative sigl, present tense siglar or sigler, simple past sigla or siglde, past participle sigla or siglt, present participle siglande)

  1. Alternative form of segle

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sigla, plural of siglum (abbreviation).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈsi.ɡla/, /ˈsi.ɡlɐ/
  • Hyphenation: si‧gla

NounEdit

sigla f (plural siglas)

  1. acronym (word formed by initial letters)
  2. monogram (letter or other symbol that stands for a word or name)

Usage notesEdit

Some make a distinction between sigla and acrónimo, where acrónimo is an acronym pronounced as if it were a single word and sigla one where each letter is pronounced individually.

SynonymsEdit

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sigla, plural of siglum (abbreviation).

NounEdit

sigla f (plural siglas)

  1. initial
  2. acronym (of any type: phonetic acronym or initialism)

See alsoEdit