Last modified on 8 September 2014, at 17:50
See also: Vít, vît, and vịt

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *weta, from Proto-Indo-European *wétos (compare Greek έτος (étos), Latin vetus ‘old’).

NounEdit

vit m (indefinite plural vite or vjet, definite singular viti, definite plural vjetit)

  1. year
Derived termsEdit

FaroeseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vit n (genitive singular vits, uncountable)

  1. intelligence
  2. consciousness
SynonymsEdit
DeclensionEdit
n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative vit vitið
Accusative vit vitið
Dative viti vitinum
Genitive vits vitsins

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vit.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

vit

  1. we
DeclensionEdit
Personal pronouns - Persónsfornøvn
Singular (eintal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) eg hann hon tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) meg teg hana
Dative (hvørjumfall) mær tær honum henni
Genitive (hvørsfall) mín tín hansara hennara tess
Plural (fleirtal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) vit tit teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) okkum tykkum
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) okkara tykkara teirra
SynonymsEdit
  • okur (Sandoy, Suðuroy)

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See voir.

VerbEdit

vit

  1. third-person singular past historic of voir

Etymology 2Edit

See vivre.

VerbEdit

vit

  1. third-person singular present indicative of vivre

Etymology 3Edit

Old French vit, from Latin vectis (rod, lever).

NounEdit

vit m (plural vits)

  1. (obsolete, literary) pintle, John Thomas (penis)
    • 1785, Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, Les 120 journées de Sodome, ou l'École du libertinage
      Ce fut Durcet qui, ce matin-là, se prêta aux exercices de pollutions, et, comme son vit était extraordinairement petit, il donna plus de peine aux écolières.
      It was Durcet who, that morning, took part in the spunking exercises, and, as his dick was extraordinarily small, he caused the school girls more grief.

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vit n (genitive singular vits, no plural)

  1. wits, an intellect
  2. comfortable
    • Hávamál (English source, Icelandic sourve)
      Vits er þörf
      þeim er víða ratar.
      Dælt er heima hvað.
      Að augabragði verður
      sá er ekki kann
      og með snotrum situr.
      Wits must he have
      who wanders wide,
      But all is easy at home;
      At the witless man
      the wise shall wink
      When among such men he sits.
    Viðskiptavit.
    Business acumen.

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LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

vit

  1. rafsi of vitci.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

vit

  1. imperative of vita and vite

Old FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin vectis (rod).

NounEdit

vit m (oblique plural viz or vitz, nominative singular viz or vitz, nominative plural vit)

  1. (vulgar) dick; cock (human penis)

Etymology 2Edit

see veoir

VerbEdit

vit

  1. Third-person singular past historic of veoir

Etymology 3Edit

see vivre

VerbEdit

vit

  1. third-person singular present indicative of vivre

Old NorseEdit

PronounEdit

vit

  1. first-person dual pronoun (we two)

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hvítr, from Proto-Germanic *hwītaz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vit

  1. of the colour white

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