See also: targă

EstonianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

targa

  1. genitive singular of tark

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *targǭ (edge), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰorgʰ- (edge, seam): confer Old Norse targa (small round shield) and Old High German zarga (edge, rim).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

targa f (plural targas)

  1. A wooden ring or a loop in a string, used for fastening it.
    Synonyms: fibela, trela

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • targa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *targa (shield).

NounEdit

targa f (plural targhe)

  1. plate, shingle (metal etc)
  2. nameplate
  3. number plate / license plate
  4. plaque
  5. signboard
  6. target (a rounded oval or rectangle shield used in medieval times)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

targa

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

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • targa in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • targa in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *targǭ. Cognate with Old Norse targa, Old High German zarga (German Zarge).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑr.ɡɑ/, [ˈtɑrˠ.ɣɑ]

NounEdit

targa m

  1. a light shield, a targe

DescendantsEdit

  • English: targe
  • Middle Welsh: taryan

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *targǭ. Cognate with Old English targa, Old High German zarga (German Zarge).

NounEdit

targa f (genitive tǫrgu)

  1. target, small round shield

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • targa in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

targa

  1. third-person singular present of targać