pizza – Wiktionary

See also: Pizza

english [edit ]

A pizza . Pizza in a wood-fired oven .

option forms [edit ]

  • pitzaSouth African English)

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from Neapolitan pizza, of uncertain origin, likely related to the Byzantine Greek πίτα ( píta, “ cake, pie ” ) .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza ( countable and uncountable, plural pizzas or ( rare ) pizze )

  1. (uncountable ) A baked Italian dish of a thinly rolled bread dough crust typically topped before baking with tomato sauce, cheese, and other ingredients such as meat, vegetables or fruit
    a slice of pizza
    a pizza pie
    Want to go out for pizza tonight?
    ‘za
  2. (countable ) A single instance of this dish
    pizza piepie
    He ate a whole pizza!
    Should we cook a frozen pizza for dinner?

usage notes [edit ]

In phrases like pizza bread and pizza bagel, pizza refers to the toppings .

Derived terms [edit ]

hyponym [edit ]

See besides [edit ]

  • 🍕 ( pizza emoji )

Translations [edit ]

a single example of that dish

  • Afrikaans: pizza(af)
  • Bengali: পিৎজা ( pitja )
  • Bulgarian: пи́ца(bg) farad ( píca )
  • Catalan: pizza(ca) fluorine
  • Chinese:
    Mandarin: 比薩(zh)比萨(zh) ( bǐsà ), 披薩(zh)披萨(zh) ( pīsà ), 比薩餅(zh)比萨饼(zh) ( bǐsàbǐng )
  • Finnish: pizza(fi)pitsa(fi)
  • German: Pizza(de) fluorine
  • Greek: πίτσα(el) f ( pítsa )
  • Hungarian: pizza(hu)
  • Italian: pizza(it) f
  • Japanese: ピザ(ja) ( piza ), ピッツァ ( pittsa )
  • Latvian: pica(lv) degree fahrenheit
  • Norwegian:
    Bokmål: pizza(no) megabyte
    Nynorsk: pizza megabyte
  • Portuguese: pizza(pt) fluorine
  • Russian: пи́цца(ru) f ( pícca )
  • Spanish: pizza(es) farad
  • Swedish: pizza(sv) c
  • Tamil: வேகப்பம் ( vēkappam )
  • Yiddish: פּיצע degree fahrenheit ( pitse )

further read [edit ]

catalan [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

  • (Balearic, Central ) IPA(key): /ˈpi.d͡zə/
  • (Valencian ) IPA(key): /ˈpi.za/

noun [edit ]

pizza f ( plural pizzes )

czech [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza fluorine

declension [edit ]

deterioration

singular plural
nominative pizza pizzy
genitive pizzy pizz
dative pizze pizzám
accusative pizzu pizzy
vocative pizzo pizzy
locative pizze pizzách
instrumental pizzou pizzami

related terms [edit ]

  • pizzerie f

danish [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza coulomb ( singular definite pizzaen, plural indefinite pizzaer )

modulation [edit ]

deterioration of pizza

common
gender
Singular Plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative pizza pizzaen pizzaer pizzaerne
genitive pizzas pizzaens pizzaers pizzaernes

dutch [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpitsaː/, /ˈpidzaː/
  • Hyphenation: piz‧za

noun [edit ]

pizza degree fahrenheit ( plural pizza’s, diminutive pizzaatje north )

Derived terms [edit ]

finnish [edit ]

option forms [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

From Neapolitan pizza, of uncertain origin, likely related to the Byzantine Greek πίτα ( píta, “ cake, pie ” ) .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza

declension [edit ]

Inflection of pizza (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pizza pizzat
genitive pizzan pizzojen
partitive pizzaa pizzoja
illative pizzaan pizzoihin
singular plural
nominative pizza pizzat
accusative nom. pizza pizzat
gen. pizzan
genitive pizzan pizzojen
pizzainrare
partitive pizzaa pizzoja
inessive pizzassa pizzoissa
elative pizzasta pizzoista
illative pizzaan pizzoihin
adessive pizzalla pizzoilla
ablative pizzalta pizzoilta
allative pizzalle pizzoille
essive pizzana pizzoina
translative pizzaksi pizzoiksi
instructive pizzoin
abessive pizzatta pizzoitta
comitative pizzoineen
Possessive forms of pizza (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person pizzani pizzamme
2nd person pizzasi pizzanne
3rd person pizzansa

french [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza.

pronunciation [edit ]

  • IPA(key): /pid.za/

noun [edit ]

pizza farad ( plural pizzas )

Derived terms [edit ]

far reading [edit ]

  • “pizza”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language ], 2012.

hungarian [edit ]

Wikipedia-logo.pngpizza on Hungarian Wikipedia on hungarian Wikipedia

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza. [ 1 ]

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza ( plural pizzák )

prosody [edit ]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative pizza pizzák
accusative pizzát pizzákat
dative pizzának pizzáknak
instrumental pizzával pizzákkal
causal-final pizzáért pizzákért
translative pizzává pizzákká
terminative pizzáig pizzákig
essive-formal pizzaként pizzákként
essive-modal
inessive pizzában pizzákban
superessive pizzán pizzákon
adessive pizzánál pizzáknál
illative pizzába pizzákba
sublative pizzára pizzákra
allative pizzához pizzákhoz
elative pizzából pizzákból
delative pizzáról pizzákról
ablative pizzától pizzáktól
non-attributive
possessive – singular
pizzáé pizzáké
non-attributive
possessive – plural
pizzáéi pizzákéi
Possessive forms of pizza
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. pizzám pizzáim
2nd person sing. pizzád pizzáid
3rd person sing. pizzája pizzái
1st person plural pizzánk pizzáink
2nd person plural pizzátok pizzáitok
3rd person plural pizzájuk pizzáik

References [edit ]

icelandic [edit ]

alternate forms [edit ]

  • pítsastandard)
  • pitsa

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

noun [edit ]

pizza degree fahrenheit ( genitive singular pizzu, nominative plural pizzur )

  1. pizza
    ( rare ) flatbaka

declension [edit ]

declension of pizza

f-w1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative pizza pizzan pizzur pizzurnar
accusative pizzu pizzuna pizzur pizzurnar
dative pizzu pizzunni pizzum pizzunum
genitive pizzu pizzunnar pizza pizzanna

interlingua [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza ( plural pizzas )

italian [edit ]

una pizza margherita

a margherita pizza

etymology [edit ]

Of uncertain origin : possibly from Byzantine Greek πίτα ( píta, “ cake, pie ” ), from Ancient Greek πίσσα ( píssa, “ pitch ” ), attic Greek πίττα ( pítta ), or from πεπτός ( peptós, “ cooked ” ), or borrowed from Lombardic bizzo, or from latin pinsō ( “ I beat, hammer ” ) .

pronunciation [edit ]

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noun [edit ]

pizza farad ( plural pizze )

Derived terms [edit ]

far read [edit ]

Anagrams [edit ]

maltese dog [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

From sicilian pizza and/or italian pizza. Further origin uncertain .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza f ( plural pizez )

  1. pizza ( dish )

neapolitan [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

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

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza f

norwegian Bokmål [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

noun [edit ]

pizza thousand ( definite singular pizzaen, indefinite plural pizzaer, definite plural pizzaene )

  1. a pizza

Derived terms [edit ]

References [edit ]

  • “pizza” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

norwegian Nynorsk [edit ]

pizza norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on :Wikipedia nn

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpitsa/ (example of pronunciation)

noun [edit ]

pizza meter ( definite singular pizzaen, indefinite plural pizzaer or pizzaar, definite plural pizzaene or pizzaane )

References [edit ]

  • “pizza” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

polish [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Unadapted borrowing from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza degree fahrenheit

declension [edit ]

descent of

pizza

singular plural
nominative pizza pizzy
genitive pizzy pizz
dative pizzie pizzom
accusative pizzę pizzy
instrumental pizzą pizzami
locative pizzie pizzach
vocative pizzo pizzy

related terms [edit ]

noun

further recitation [edit ]

  • pizza in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • pizza in Polish dictionaries at PWN

portuguese [edit ]

alternative forms [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Unadapted borrowing from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

  • (Brazil ) IPA(key): /ˈpitsɐ/, ( colloquial ) /ˈpi.tʃi.sɐ/
  • (Portugal ) IPA(key): /ˈpi.zɐ/, /ˈpi.tsɐ/
  • Homophones: pizapisaPisa

noun [edit ]

pizza degree fahrenheit ( plural pizzas )

  1. pizza ( adust italian dish of dough with topped with tomato sauce, tall mallow and other ingredients )
  2. (Brazil, slang ) sweat visible in the clothes, specially under armpits

Derived terms [edit ]

related terms [edit ]

romanian [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

From italian pizza .

noun [edit ]

pizza degree fahrenheit ( plural pizze )

declension [edit ]

declension of pizza

singular plural
indefinite articulation definite articulation indefinite articulation definite articulation
nominative/accusative (o) pizză pizza (niște) pizze pizzele
genitive/dative (unei) pizze pizzei (unor) pizze pizzelor
vocative pizzăpizzo pizzelor

slovak [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza farad ( genitive singular pizze, nominative plural pizze, genitive plural pízz, declension pattern of stroj )

declension [edit ]

declension of pizza

singular plural
nominative pizza pizze
genitive pizze pízz
dative pizzi pizzám
accusative pizzu pizze
locative pizzi pizzách
instrumental pizzou pizzami

relate terms [edit ]

  • pizzeria fluorine

far interpretation [edit ]

  • pizza in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

spanish [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Unadapted adopt from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

Or even:

  • IPA(key): ( Spain ) /ˈpiθa/, [ ˈpi.θa ]
  • IPA(key): ( Latin America ) /ˈpisa/, [ ˈpi.sa ]

noun [edit ]

pizza farad ( plural pizzas )

usage notes [edit ]

According to Royal Spanish Academy ( RAE ) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a textbook printed in roman type, and frailty versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript textbook or when italics are not available. In commit, this RAE prescription is not always followed .

relate terms [edit ]

further read [edit ]

  • “pizza”, in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014

swedish [edit ]

etymology [edit ]

Borrowed from italian pizza .

pronunciation [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza c

declension [edit ]

Declension of pizza 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pizza pizzan pizzor pizzorna
Genitive pizzas pizzans pizzors pizzornas

Derived terms [edit ]

Turkish [edit ]

noun [edit ]

pizza ( definite accusative pizzayı, plural pizzalar )

declension [edit ]

Inflection
Nominative pizza
Definite accusative pizzayı
Singular Plural
Nominative pizza pizzalar
Definite accusative pizzayı pizzaları
Dative pizzaya pizzalara
Locative pizzada pizzalarda
Ablative pizzadan pizzalardan
Genitive pizzanın pizzaların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular pizzam pizzalarım
2nd singular pizzan pizzaların
3rd singular pizzası pizzaları
1st plural pizzamız pizzalarımız
2nd plural pizzanız pizzalarınız
3rd plural pizzaları pizzaları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular pizzamı pizzalarımı
2nd singular pizzanı pizzalarını
3rd singular pizzasını pizzalarını
1st plural pizzamızı pizzalarımızı
2nd plural pizzanızı pizzalarınızı
3rd plural pizzalarını pizzalarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular pizzama pizzalarıma
2nd singular pizzana pizzalarına
3rd singular pizzasına pizzalarına
1st plural pizzamıza pizzalarımıza
2nd plural pizzanıza pizzalarınıza
3rd plural pizzalarına pizzalarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular pizzamda pizzalarımda
2nd singular pizzanda pizzalarında
3rd singular pizzasında pizzalarında
1st plural pizzamızda pizzalarımızda
2nd plural pizzanızda pizzalarınızda
3rd plural pizzalarında pizzalarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular pizzamdan pizzalarımdan
2nd singular pizzandan pizzalarından
3rd singular pizzasından pizzalarından
1st plural pizzamızdan pizzalarımızdan
2nd plural pizzanızdan pizzalarınızdan
3rd plural pizzalarından pizzalarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular pizzamın pizzalarımın
2nd singular pizzanın pizzalarının
3rd singular pizzasının pizzalarının
1st plural pizzamızın pizzalarımızın
2nd plural pizzanızın pizzalarınızın
3rd plural pizzalarının pizzalarının