мета

See also: метя

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mesti (to throw, to sweep).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

мета́ (metáimpf (perfective метна)

  1. (ditransitive) to sweep, to broom
  2. (reflexive) (~ се) to get away, to vanish
    Synonyms: изчезвам (izčezvam), махам (maham)

ConjugationEdit

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • мета in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • мета”, in Georgiev Vl. I., editor, Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 3, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1986, page 763

MacedonianEdit

NounEdit

мета (metaf

  1. target

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • ме́та: IPA(key): [ˈmʲetə]

NounEdit

ме́та (métaf inan (genitive ме́ты, nominative plural ме́ты, genitive plural мет)

  1. (dated) mark, label, sign
  2. (dated) distinguishing characteristic (what distinguishes two otherwise identical or similar things)
  3. (economics) profit sharing contract (contract where the participants equally share profits and losses)
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin mēta.

PronunciationEdit

  • ме́та: IPA(key): [ˈmʲetə]
  • мета́: IPA(key): [mʲɪˈta]

NounEdit

ме́та or мета́ (méta or metáf inan (genitive ме́ты or меты́, nominative plural ме́ты, genitive plural мет)

  1. (dated) goal, target
  2. (dated, figuratively) object of desire
DeclensionEdit

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian meta, from Latin mēta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /měːta/
  • Hyphenation: ме‧та

NounEdit

ме́та f (Latin spelling méta)

  1. target

DeclensionEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed, via Polish meta, from Latin mēta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [meˈtɑ]
  • (file)

NounEdit

мета́ (metáf inan (genitive мети́, nominative plural ме́ти, genitive plural мет)

  1. goal, objective
  2. aim, purpose
  3. idea, end

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit