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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] data, plural of datum (‘that is given’), neuter past participle of dare (‘to give’).

Pronunciation

Noun

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data (Template loop detected: Template:context 1)

  1. Plural form of datum.: pieces of information.
  2. (uncountable, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) information.
  3. A collection of object-units that are distinct from one another.

Usage notes

  • Colloquially, this word is often used as an uncountable noun with a singular verb.
  • In formal or scientific writing, this word is usually a plural noun, with singular datum.
  • When considered a plural noun, proper grammar dictates the use of a countable determiner; "How many data were collected?"
  • When considered an uncountable or mass noun, an uncountable determiner is used; "How much data was collected?"

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Czech

Noun

data n. pl.

  1. data

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French

Verb

data

  1. Third-person singular past historic of dater.

Italian

Etymology

from Latin data

Noun

data f. (plural date)

  1. date
  2. data

Verb

data

  1. Feminine singular of dato, past participle of dare
  2. third person singular present tense of datare
  3. second person singular imperative of datare

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Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ˈdata]

Noun

data f. [[Category:Template:lang:pl nouns|data]]

  1. date (the point of time at which event takes place; a specific day)

Declension

Singular Plural
Nominative data daty
Genitive daty dat
Dative dacie datom
Accusative datę daty
Instrumental datą datami
Locative dacie datach
Vocative dato daty

Portuguese

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Noun

data f.

  1. date (point of time at which a transaction or event takes place)


This Portuguese entry was created from the translations listed at date. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see data in the Portuguese Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Spanish

Noun

data f. (plural datas)

Singular
data f.

Plural
datas f.

  1. date (point of time at which a transaction or event takes place)

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