тату

See also: татю and тятю

RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English tattoo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

тату́ (tatún inan (indeclinable)

  1. tattoo (an image made in the skin with ink and a needle)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

та́ту (tátum anim

  1. accusative singular of та́та (táta)

Southern AltaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *dāt (good taste). Cognate with Kazakh тәтті (tätti), Nogai таьтли (tätli), Kyrgyz таттуу (tattuu), Crimean Tatar tatlı, Kumyk татли (tatli), Tatar татлы (tatlı), Azerbaijani dadlı, Turkish tatlı, Turkmen datly, Uzbek totli, Western Yugur tatïɣ, / tattïɣ, etc.

AdjectiveEdit

тату (tatu)

  1. sweet