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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root م و ت(m-w-t). Cognate with Hebrew מֵת(mét), Aramaic מית(mīt), Egyptian mwt.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaːta/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

مَاتَ (māta) I, non-past يَمُوتُ‎‎ (yamūtu)

  1. to die

ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

مَاتَ (māta) I, non-past يَمُوتُ‎‎ (yamūtu)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

مَاتَ (māta) I, non-past يَمَاتُ‎‎ (yamātu)

  1. (archaic, dialectal) to die
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 19:23:
      فَأَجَاءَهَا الْمَخَاضُ إِلَىٰ جِذْعِ النَّخْلَةِ قَالَتْ يَا لَيْتَنِي مِتُّ قَبْلَ هَٰذَا وَكُنتُ نَسْيًا مَّنسِيًّا
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Usage notesEdit

  • This conjugation sometimes occurs in the Quran, particularly the past forms with -i- in some manners of recitation.

ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

مَاتَ (māta) I, non-past يَمِيتُ‎‎ (yamītu)

  1. (obsolete, dialectal) to die

ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit


BaluchiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *máHtā (compare Persian مادر(mâdar), Pashto مور(mor), Kurdish mak, Avestan 𐬨𐬁𐬙𐬀𐬭(mātar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *máHtā (compare Sanskrit मातृ (mā́tṛ), Hindi माता (mātā)), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

NounEdit

مات (mát)

  1. mother

See alsoEdit


MalayEdit

NounEdit

مات (Rumi spelling mata, plural مات-ماتor مات۲‎, informal first-person possessive ماتکو‎, informal second-person possessive ماتمو‎, third-person possessive ماتڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of mata

PersianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

مات (mât)

  1. amazed
  2. astonished

Derived termsEdit

  • ^ Cowan, W. (1960). Arabic evidence for Proto-Semitic*/awa/and*/ō. Language, 60-62.