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pinta

pinta

See also: pintá and pintà

English

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: pīntʹə, IPA(key): /ˈpaɪnt.ə/

Noun

pinta (plural pintas)

  1. (Britain, colloquial) A pint of milk.
Translations

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: pĭntʹə, IPA(key): /ˈpɪnt.ə/

Noun

pinta (uncountable)

  1. A human skin disease endemic to Mexico, Central America, and South America, caused by infection with a spirochete, Treponema pallidum carateum, which is morphologically and serologically indistinguishable from the organism that causes syphilis.

Etymology 3

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpinta/

Noun

pinta (uncountable)

  1. (Chicano, slang) jail

Anagrams


Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈpintə/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈpinta/

Etymology 1

From Latin pecten, pectinem.

Noun

pinta f (plural pintes)

  1. comb
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From the feminine of Vulgar Latin pinctus, from Latin pictus, past participle of pingō (I paint).

Noun

pinta f (plural pintes)

  1. appearance, look
Synonyms

Verb

pinta

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

Finnish

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *spinda-. Compare Old English spind.

Noun

pinta

  1. surface

Declension

Inflection of pinta (Kotus type 9/kala, nt-nn gradation)
nominative pinta pinnat
genitive pinnan pintojen
partitive pintaa pintoja
illative pintaan pintoihin
singular plural
nominative pinta pinnat
accusative nom. pinta pinnat
gen. pinnan
genitive pinnan pintojen
pintainrare
partitive pintaa pintoja
inessive pinnassa pinnoissa
elative pinnasta pinnoista
illative pintaan pintoihin
adessive pinnalla pinnoilla
ablative pinnalta pinnoilta
allative pinnalle pinnoille
essive pintana pintoina
translative pinnaksi pinnoiksi
instructive pinnoin
abessive pinnatta pinnoitta
comitative pintoineen

Derived terms

  • pinnoittaa

Anagrams


French

Pronunciation

Verb

pinta

  1. third-person singular past historic of pinter

Galician

Verb

pinta

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

Indonesian

Noun

pinta

  1. request

Verb

pinta

  1. to ask

Italian

Noun

pinta f (plural pinte)

  1. pint

Lojban

Etymology

In Lojbanized spelling.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpinta/

Gismu

pinta (rafsi pin)

  1. horizontal; x1 is flat/level/horizontal in gravity/frame of reference x2.

See also


Portuguese

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Inflected form of pintar (to paint).

Noun

pinta f (plural pintas)

  1. naevus
  2. a small spot, dot or stain
  3. suit (card game category)
  4. appearance, look
Synonyms
Derived terms
  • (appearance):
  • boa pinta
  • pinta-brava
Related terms
Descendants

Verb

pinta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of pintar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of pintar

Etymology 2

From French pinte (pint)

Noun

pinta f (uncountable)

  1. pint (unit of measure)
Synonyms

Spanish

Noun

pinta f (plural pintas)

  1. look, appearance
  2. a small spot, dot or stain
  3. (US Southwest, Northern Mexico, slang) jail[1]
  4. (Dominican Republic, slang) being well-dressed or well-put

Synonyms

Related terms

Adjective

pinta

  1. feminine singular of pinto

Verb

pinta

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

References

  1. http://www.vice.com/es_mx/read/diccionario-de-la-pinta-por-si-te-tuerce-la-tira-en-chicali