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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Tongan tapa.

NounEdit

tapa (countable and uncountable, plural tapas)

  1. A kind of cloth prepared by the Polynesians from the inner bark of the paper mulberry.
SynonymsEdit
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Spanish tapa.

NounEdit

tapa (plural tapas)

  1. Any appetizer or snack served in the evening as part of tapas.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

tapa (uncountable)

  1. Seasoned slices of dried or cured meat in Filipino cuisine.

AnagramsEdit


'Are'areEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. to cut

ReferencesEdit


A-PucikwarEdit

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

tapa f (plural tapes)

  1. lid (top or cover)

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

tapa f (plural tapes)

  1. lid, cover
  2. tapa (appetizer)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

tapa

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

Further readingEdit


CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa

NounEdit

tapa

  1. thinly sliced fried beef

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. to smoke fish

EstonianEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. Second-person singular imperative form of tapma.
  2. Present connegative form of tapma.

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tapa (third person singular past indicative tapti, third person plural past indicative tapt, supine tapt)

  1. to lose
    • tapa dyst
      to lose the match

ConjugationEdit


FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *tapa, from Baltic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑpɑ/, [ˈt̪ɑpɑ]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa
  • Rhymes: -ɑpɑ

NounEdit

tapa

  1. custom
  2. habit
  3. manner
  4. way (to do a thing)
Usage notesEdit
  • Meillä oli sunnuntaisin tapana mennä rannalle.
    We used to go to the beach on Sundays.
    We would go to the beach on Sundays.
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of tapa (Kotus type 9/kala, p-v gradation)
nominative tapa tavat
genitive tavan tapojen
partitive tapaa tapoja
illative tapaan tapoihin
singular plural
nominative tapa tavat
accusative nom. tapa tavat
gen. tavan
genitive tavan tapojen
tapainrare
partitive tapaa tapoja
inessive tavassa tavoissa
elative tavasta tavoista
illative tapaan tapoihin
adessive tavalla tavoilla
ablative tavalta tavoilta
allative tavalle tavoille
essive tapana tapoina
translative tavaksi tavoiksi
instructive tavoin
abessive tavatta tavoitta
comitative tapoineen
Derived termsEdit
CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑpɑˣ/, [ˈt̪ɑpɑ(ʔ)]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa
  • Rhymes: -ɑpɑ

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. Indicative present connegative form of tappaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of tappaa.
    • Tapa!
      • Kill!
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of tappaa.
    • Älä tapa!
      • Don't kill! (or when the context is the 5th commandment of the Bible: Thou shalt not kill.)

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. third-person singular past historic of taper

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tapa (to lose), cognates with the Swedish tappa and Danish tabe.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tapa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative tapaði, supine tapað)

  1. (transitive, governs the dative) to lose

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit


IndonesianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit तप (tapa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ta.pa/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. to do asceticism

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ta.pa/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa

NounEdit

tapa

  1. a fish, (Gastromyzon borneensis).

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Minangkabau, from Sanskrit तप (tapa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ta.pa/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa

AdjectiveEdit

tapa

  1. strong

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ta.pa/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧pa

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. Alternative form of tempa

Further readingEdit


IngrianEdit

NounEdit

tapa

  1. custom

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tapa

  1. quick, fast

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

tapa m (genitive singular tapa)

  1. speed
  2. flow

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tapa thapa dtapa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

tapa f (4th declension)

  1. plug (hole filler)
  2. peg
  3. spigot
  4. pin
  5. stopgap

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. 3rd person singular past indicative form of tapt
  2. 3rd person plural past indicative form of tapt

MaoriEdit

MuzoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From or cognate to a Cariban word like Galibi Carib topu (stone).

NounEdit

tapa

  1. stone

ReferencesEdit

  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes (2004)
  • Napoleón Peralta Barrera, El país de los muzos (1998)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

tapa n

  1. definite plural of tap

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse tapa. Cognate with Danish tabe, Swedish tappa and Faroese tapa.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tapa (present tense tapar/taper, past tense tapa/tapte, past participle tapa/tapt, passive infinitive tapast, present participle tapande, imperative tapa/tap)

  1. to lose (to come last, lose a match, lose money)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tapa (present tense tapar, past tense tapa, past participle tapa, passive infinitive tapast, present participle tapande, imperative tap/tapa)

  1. Alternative form of teipa

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tapa n

  1. definite plural of tap

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. (transitive, with dative) to lose

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: tabe
  • Faroese: tapa
  • Icelandic: tapa
  • Norwegian: tape, tapa
  • Swedish: tappa

ReferencesEdit

  • tapa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Gothic *tappa (*tappa), from Proto-Germanic *tappô (plug, tap). Cognate with Italian tappare.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tapa m (plural tapas)

  1. slap
  2. argument without a replica
  3. (vulgar) discrete marijuana use

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of tapar
    Ele tapa o furo.
    He plugs the hole.
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of tapar
    Tu aí, tapa o furo sozinho.
    You there, plug the hole by yourself.

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtapa/, [ˈt̪apa]

Etymology 1Edit

From Gothic *tappa (*tappa), from Proto-Germanic *tappô (plug, tap). Cognate with Italian tappare and English tap.

NounEdit

tapa f (plural tapas)

  1. lid, cap (the top or cover of a container)
    Synonyms: tapadera, tapón (for bottles)
  2. the bottom of a shoe's heel
  3. cover (the front and back of a book)
    Synonyms: portada (front cover), cubierta
    de tapa blanda
    softcover
    de tapa dura
    hardcover
  4. sluicegate
    Synonym: compuerta
  5. flank (a cut of meat from the flank of a cow)
  6. tapa, appetizer (small portion of food)
  7. (Philippines) dried or cured meat
Usage notesEdit
  • Tapa is a false friend, and does not mean tap. Spanish equivalents are shown in the "Translations" section of the English entry tap.
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of tapar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of tapar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of tapar.

Further readingEdit


SwahiliEdit

VerbEdit

tapa

  1. to shiver

TonganEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *tapa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tapa

  1. tapa (bordered Polynesian cloth)
  2. edge; border

DescendantsEdit


ZuluEdit

VerbEdit

-tâpa

  1. to extract, to take out
  2. to demolish

InflectionEdit

Tone HH
Infinitive ukutapa
Positive Negative
Infinitive ukutapa ukungatapi
Imperative
Simple + object concord
Singular tapa -tape
Plural tapani -tapeni
Present
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyatapa, ngitapa engitapayo, engitapa ngitapa angitapi engingatapi ngingatapi
2nd singular uyatapa, utapa otapayo, otapa utapa awutapi ongatapi ungatapi
1st plural siyatapa, sitapa esitapayo, esitapa sitapa asitapi esingatapi singatapi
2nd plural niyatapa, nitapa enitapayo, enitapa nitapa anitapi eningatapi ningatapi
Class 1 uyatapa, utapa otapayo, otapa etapa akatapi ongatapi engatapi
Class 2 bayatapa, batapa abatapayo, abatapa betapa abatapi abangatapi bengatapi
Class 3 uyatapa, utapa otapayo, otapa utapa awutapi ongatapi ungatapi
Class 4 iyatapa, itapa etapayo, etapa itapa ayitapi engatapi ingatapi
Class 5 liyatapa, litapa elitapayo, elitapa litapa alitapi elingatapi lingatapi
Class 6 ayatapa, atapa atapayo, atapa etapa awatapi angatapi engatapi
Class 7 siyatapa, sitapa esitapayo, esitapa sitapa asitapi esingatapi singatapi
Class 8 ziyatapa, zitapa ezitapayo, ezitapa zitapa azitapi ezingatapi zingatapi
Class 9 iyatapa, itapa etapayo, etapa itapa ayitapi engatapi ingatapi
Class 10 ziyatapa, zitapa ezitapayo, ezitapa zitapa azitapi ezingatapi zingatapi
Class 11 luyatapa, lutapa olutapayo, olutapa lutapa alutapi olungatapi lungatapi
Class 14 buyatapa, butapa obutapayo, obutapa butapa abutapi obungatapi bungatapi
Class 15 kuyatapa, kutapa okutapayo, okutapa kutapa akutapi okungatapi kungatapi
Class 17 kuyatapa, kutapa okutapayo, okutapa kutapa akutapi okungatapi kungatapi
Recent past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngitapile, ngitapē engitapile, engitapē ngitapile, ngitapē angitapanga engingatapanga ngingatapanga
2nd singular utapile, utapē otapile, otapē utapile, utapē awutapanga ongatapanga ungatapanga
1st plural sitapile, sitapē esitapile, esitapē sitapile, sitapē asitapanga esingatapanga singatapanga
2nd plural nitapile, nitapē enitapile, enitapē nitapile, nitapē anitapanga eningatapanga ningatapanga
Class 1 utapile, utapē otapile, otapē etapile, etapē akatapanga ongatapanga engatapanga
Class 2 batapile, batapē abatapile, abatapē betapile, betapē abatapanga abangatapanga bengatapanga
Class 3 utapile, utapē otapile, otapē utapile, utapē awutapanga ongatapanga ungatapanga
Class 4 itapile, itapē etapile, etapē itapile, itapē ayitapanga engatapanga ingatapanga
Class 5 litapile, litapē elitapile, elitapē litapile, litapē alitapanga elingatapanga lingatapanga
Class 6 atapile, atapē atapile, atapē etapile, etapē awatapanga angatapanga engatapanga
Class 7 sitapile, sitapē esitapile, esitapē sitapile, sitapē asitapanga esingatapanga singatapanga
Class 8 zitapile, zitapē ezitapile, ezitapē zitapile, zitapē azitapanga ezingatapanga zingatapanga
Class 9 itapile, itapē etapile, etapē itapile, itapē ayitapanga engatapanga ingatapanga
Class 10 zitapile, zitapē ezitapile, ezitapē zitapile, zitapē azitapanga ezingatapanga zingatapanga
Class 11 lutapile, lutapē olutapile, olutapē lutapile, lutapē alutapanga olungatapanga lungatapanga
Class 14 butapile, butapē obutapile, obutapē butapile, butapē abutapanga obungatapanga bungatapanga
Class 15 kutapile, kutapē okutapile, okutapē kutapile, kutapē akutapanga okungatapanga kungatapanga
Class 17 kutapile, kutapē okutapile, okutapē kutapile, kutapē akutapanga okungatapanga kungatapanga
Remote past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngātapa engātapa ngātapa angitapanga engingatapanga ngingatapanga
2nd singular wātapa owātapa wātapa awutapanga ongatapanga ungatapanga
1st plural sātapa esātapa sātapa asitapanga esingatapanga singatapanga
2nd plural nātapa enātapa nātapa anitapanga eningatapanga ningatapanga
Class 1 wātapa owātapa ātapa akatapanga ongatapanga engatapanga
Class 2 bātapa abātapa bātapa abatapanga abangatapanga bengatapanga
Class 3 wātapa owātapa wātapa awutapanga ongatapanga ungatapanga
Class 4 yātapa eyātapa yātapa ayitapanga engatapanga ingatapanga
Class 5 lātapa elātapa lātapa alitapanga elingatapanga lingatapanga
Class 6 ātapa ātapa ātapa awatapanga angatapanga engatapanga
Class 7 sātapa esātapa sātapa asitapanga esingatapanga singatapanga
Class 8 zātapa ezātapa zātapa azitapanga ezingatapanga zingatapanga
Class 9 yātapa eyātapa yātapa ayitapanga engatapanga ingatapanga
Class 10 zātapa ezātapa zātapa azitapanga ezingatapanga zingatapanga
Class 11 lwātapa olwātapa lwātapa alutapanga olungatapanga lungatapanga
Class 14 bātapa obātapa bātapa abutapanga obungatapanga bungatapanga
Class 15 kwātapa okwātapa kwātapa akutapanga okungatapanga kungatapanga
Class 17 kwātapa okwātapa kwātapa akutapanga okungatapanga kungatapanga
Potential
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngingatapa ngingatapa ngingetape ngingetape
2nd singular ungatapa ungatapa ungetape ungetape
1st plural singatapa singatapa singetape singetape
2nd plural ningatapa ningatapa ningetape ningetape
Class 1 angatapa engatapa angetape engetape
Class 2 bangatapa bengatapa bangetape bengetape
Class 3 ungatapa ungatapa ungetape ungetape
Class 4 ingatapa ingatapa ingetape ingetape
Class 5 lingatapa lingatapa lingetape lingetape
Class 6 angatapa engatapa angetape engetape
Class 7 singatapa singatapa singetape singetape
Class 8 zingatapa zingatapa zingetape zingetape
Class 9 ingatapa ingatapa ingetape ingetape
Class 10 zingatapa zingatapa zingetape zingetape
Class 11 lungatapa lungatapa lungetape lungetape
Class 14 bungatapa bungatapa bungetape bungetape
Class 15 kungatapa kungatapa kungetape kungetape
Class 17 kungatapa kungatapa kungetape kungetape
Immediate future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngizotapa engizotapa ngizotapa angizutapa engingezutapa ngingezutapa
2nd singular uzotapa ozotapa uzotapa awuzutapa ongezutapa ungezutapa
1st plural sizotapa esizotapa sizotapa asizutapa esingezutapa singezutapa
2nd plural nizotapa enizotapa nizotapa anizutapa eningezutapa ningezutapa
Class 1 uzotapa ozotapa ezotapa akazutapa ongezutapa engezutapa
Class 2 bazotapa abazotapa bezotapa abazutapa abangezutapa bengezutapa
Class 3 uzotapa ozotapa uzotapa awuzutapa ongezutapa ungezutapa
Class 4 izotapa ezotapa izotapa ayizutapa engezutapa ingezutapa
Class 5 lizotapa elizotapa lizotapa alizutapa elingezutapa lingezutapa
Class 6 azotapa azotapa ezotapa awazutapa angezutapa engezutapa
Class 7 sizotapa esizotapa sizotapa asizutapa esingezutapa singezutapa
Class 8 zizotapa ezizotapa zizotapa azizutapa ezingezutapa zingezutapa
Class 9 izotapa ezotapa izotapa ayizutapa engezutapa ingezutapa
Class 10 zizotapa ezizotapa zizotapa azizutapa ezingezutapa zingezutapa
Class 11 luzotapa oluzotapa luzotapa aluzutapa olungezutapa lungezutapa
Class 14 buzotapa obuzotapa buzotapa abuzutapa obungezutapa bungezutapa
Class 15 kuzotapa okuzotapa kuzotapa akuzutapa okungezutapa kungezutapa
Class 17 kuzotapa okuzotapa kuzotapa akuzutapa okungezutapa kungezutapa
Remote future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyotapa engiyotapa ngiyotapa angiyutapa engingeyutapa ngingeyutapa
2nd singular uyotapa oyotapa uyotapa awuyutapa ongeyutapa ungeyutapa
1st plural siyotapa esiyotapa siyotapa asiyutapa esingeyutapa singeyutapa
2nd plural niyotapa eniyotapa niyotapa aniyutapa eningeyutapa ningeyutapa
Class 1 uyotapa oyotapa eyotapa akayutapa ongeyutapa engeyutapa
Class 2 bayotapa abayotapa beyotapa abayutapa abangeyutapa bengeyutapa
Class 3 uyotapa oyotapa uyotapa awuyutapa ongeyutapa ungeyutapa
Class 4 iyotapa eyotapa iyotapa ayiyutapa engeyutapa ingeyutapa
Class 5 liyotapa eliyotapa liyotapa aliyutapa elingeyutapa lingeyutapa
Class 6 ayotapa ayotapa eyotapa awayutapa angeyutapa engeyutapa
Class 7 siyotapa esiyotapa siyotapa asiyutapa esingeyutapa singeyutapa
Class 8 ziyotapa eziyotapa ziyotapa aziyutapa ezingeyutapa zingeyutapa
Class 9 iyotapa eyotapa iyotapa ayiyutapa engeyutapa ingeyutapa
Class 10 ziyotapa eziyotapa ziyotapa aziyutapa ezingeyutapa zingeyutapa
Class 11 luyotapa oluyotapa luyotapa aluyutapa olungeyutapa lungeyutapa
Class 14 buyotapa obuyotapa buyotapa abuyutapa obungeyutapa bungeyutapa
Class 15 kuyotapa okuyotapa kuyotapa akuyutapa okungeyutapa kungeyutapa
Class 17 kuyotapa okuyotapa kuyotapa akuyutapa okungeyutapa kungeyutapa
Present subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngitape ngingatapi
2nd singular utape ungatapi
1st plural sitape singatapi
2nd plural nitape ningatapi
Class 1 atape angatapi
Class 2 batape bangatapi
Class 3 utape ungatapi
Class 4 itape ingatapi
Class 5 litape lingatapi
Class 6 atape angatapi
Class 7 sitape singatapi
Class 8 zitape zingatapi
Class 9 itape ingatapi
Class 10 zitape zingatapi
Class 11 lutape lungatapi
Class 14 butape bungatapi
Class 15 kutape kungatapi
Class 17 kutape kungatapi
Past subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngatapa ngangatapa, angatapa, angangatapa
2nd singular watapa wangatapa, awatapa, awangatapa
1st plural satapa sangatapa, asatapa, asangatapa
2nd plural natapa nangatapa, anatapa, anangatapa
Class 1 watapa wangatapa, akatapa, akangatapa
Class 2 batapa bangatapa, abatapa, abangatapa
Class 3 watapa wangatapa, awatapa, awangatapa
Class 4 yatapa yangatapa, ayatapa, ayangatapa
Class 5 latapa langatapa, alatapa, alangatapa
Class 6 atapa angatapa, awatapa, awangatapa
Class 7 satapa sangatapa, asatapa, asangatapa
Class 8 zatapa zangatapa, azatapa, azangatapa
Class 9 yatapa yangatapa, ayatapa, ayangatapa
Class 10 zatapa zangatapa, azatapa, azangatapa
Class 11 lwatapa lwangatapa, alwatapa, alwangatapa
Class 14 batapa bangatapa, abatapa, abangatapa
Class 15 kwatapa kwangatapa, akwatapa, akwangatapa
Class 17 kwatapa kwangatapa, akwatapa, akwangatapa

ReferencesEdit