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See also: Torte, törte, and tortë

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Torte.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

torte (plural tortes)

  1. A rich, dense cake, typically made with many eggs and relatively little flour (as opposed to a sponge cake or gâteau).

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BourguignonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin torta.

NounEdit

torte f (plural tortes)

  1. pie, tart

FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Late Latin torta (possibly through a Vulgar Latin *turta), from the expression torta panis ("twisted bread"), from the feminine of Latin tortus. Compare Italian torta, Venetian torta, Romansh turta, tuorta, French tourte, Romanian turtă. Cf. also tuart, from Latin tortus.

NounEdit

torte f (plural tortis)

  1. cake, pie, tart, etc.

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GermanEdit

VerbEdit

torte

  1. First-person singular present of torten.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of torten.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of torten.
  4. Imperative singular of torten.

InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

torte

  1. cake

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtor.te/, [ˈt̪or̺t̪e]
  • Rhymes: -orte
  • Stress: tórte
  • Hyphenation: tor‧te

NounEdit

torte f pl

  1. plural of torta

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɔr.te/, [ˈt̪ɔr̺t̪e]
  • Rhymes: -ɔrte
  • Stress: tòrte
  • Hyphenation: tor‧te

AdjectiveEdit

torte

  1. feminine plural of torto

VerbEdit

torte

  1. feminine plural of the past participle of torcere

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

torte

  1. vocative masculine singular of tortus

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