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English

Etymology

From the [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] phrase "Ite, missa est,", "Go, it is the dismissal (or sending)", reinterpreted as naming the ceremony: "Go, it is the Mass" or "Go, the Mass is over"; from perfect passive participle missus, dismissal or sending, from verb mittere, send

Noun

missa

  1. (in music) a mass, in the sense of a composition setting several sung parts of the liturgic service (most often chosen from the ordinary parts Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Agnus Dei and/or Sanctus) to music, notably when the text in Latin is used (as long universally prescribed by Rome)

Faroese

missa, v-9nn
number singular plural
person first second third all
Indicative eg hann / hon
tað
vit, tit,
teir / tær / tey
tygum
Present missi missir missir missa
Past misti misti misti mistu
Imperative tit
Present miss ! missið !
Infinitive missa
Pres. part. missandi
Past part. a39 mistur
Supine mist

Verb

missa

  1. to lose



Icelandic

Verb

missa

  1. to lose

Latin

Noun

missa (genitive missae); f, first declension

  1. Mass; Christian eucharistic liturgy

Descendants

Participle

missa

  1. nominative feminine singular of missus
  2. nominative neuter plural of missus
  3. accusative neuter plural of missus
  4. vocative feminine singular of missus
  5. vocative neuter plural of missus

missā

  1. ablative feminine singular of missus

Swedish

Pronunciation

Verb

Conjugations of missa
Infinitive missa
Present tense missar
Past tense missade
Supine missat
Imperative missa
Present participle missande, missandes
Past participle missad

missa

  1. to miss a target
  2. to be too late; to forget about (something which happened)

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