Open main menu

Antillean CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French bateau.

NounEdit

bato

  1. boat

AwabakalEdit

NounEdit

bato

  1. water
    Synonyms: kokoin, yarro
    • 1892, An Australian Language as Spoken by the Awabakal[1] (in English):
      Bato, m., water

ReferencesEdit


Bikol CentralEdit

NounEdit

bató

  1. (anatomy) kidney

CalóEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

bato m

  1. father
    Synonyms: batico, dada

ReferencesEdit

  • bato” in Flamenco - Caló, El Flamenco.
  • bato” in Vocabulario : Caló - Español, Portal del Flamenco y Universidad.

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

bato

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of batre

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *batu, from Proto-Austronesian *batu. Compare Fijian vatu, Hawaiian haku, Hiligaynon bato, Indonesian batu, Kapampangan batu, Malagasy vato, Malay batu and Maori whatu.

NounEdit

bato

  1. a stone; a pebble, rock, or boulder
  2. a gem
  3. a calculus in the kidney; a kidney stone
  4. a gallstone
  5. (metonymically) the kidney
  6. (bingo) a token, a pebble or seed used to mark a bingo card.

VerbEdit

bato

  1. to stone; to pelt with stones
  2. (by extension) to hurl an object at someone or something
  3. to throw out a question
  4. to embroil; to cause to be involved
  5. to turn into stone
  6. to harden like a rock

AdjectiveEdit

bato

  1. made or built of stone
  2. made of concrete building material
  3. hard as stone; stonehard
  4. resembling a rock or stone; rocklike; stonelike

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:bato.

Derived termsEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bati +‎ -o

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈbato/
  • Hyphenation: bat‧o
  • Rhymes: -ato

NounEdit

bato (accusative singular baton, plural batoj, accusative plural batojn)

  1. blow, hit, strike, stroke (physical attack, punch)
    Synonym: frapo

ErromintxelaEdit

NounEdit

bato

  1. father

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French bateau (boat).

NounEdit

bato

  1. boat, ship

HiligaynonEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *batu, from Proto-Austronesian *batu (compare Cebuano bato, Fijian vatu, Hawaiian haku, Ilocano bato, Indonesian batu, Kapampangan batu, Malagasy vato, Malay batu, Maori whatu, Sundanese batu, Tagalog bato).

NounEdit

bató

  1. rock, stone, cobble

VerbEdit

bató

  1. to stone

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

báto

  1. a complete thing, the whole
  2. a piece of anything that is round or cubic in shape

VerbEdit

bátò

  1. to resist or oppose
  2. to rise up
  3. to backtalk

IdoEdit

NounEdit

bato (plural bati)

  1. beating

Derived termsEdit


IlocanoEdit

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin batus, from Ancient Greek βάτος (bátos), from Hebrew בַּת‎(bat).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈba.to/
  • Hyphenation: bà‧to

NounEdit

bato m (plural bati)

  1. (historical) bath (unit of liquid measure)

ReferencesEdit

  • bato in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

batō

  1. dative singular of batus
  2. ablative singular of batus

LingalaEdit

NounEdit

bato class 2

  1. plural of mota

MasbatenyoEdit

NounEdit

bató

  1. stone; rock

Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French bateau

NounEdit

bato

  1. boat

ReferencesEdit

  • Phillip Baker; Vinesh Y. Hookoomsing (1987) Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

bato

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of bater

Seychellois CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French bateau

NounEdit

bato

  1. boat

ReferencesEdit

  • Danielle D’Offay et Guy Lionnet, Diksyonner Kreol - Franse / Dictionnaire Créole Seychellois - Français

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbato/, [ˈbat̪o]

Etymology 1Edit

Of uncertain origin.

NounEdit

bato m (plural batos)

  1. (dated) dork, dimwit
  2. (Latin America, informal) young man, youth
  3. (Mexico, colloquial) chump, punk
  4. (Mexico, colloquial) dude, guy, buddy
SynonymsEdit
  • (a young man)

Etymology 2Edit

From Caló bato.

NounEdit

bato m (plural batos)

  1. (Spain, slang) father
    Synonyms: padre, papá, jefe

VerbEdit

bato

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of batir.

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *batu, from Proto-Austronesian *batu (compare Cebuano bato, Fijian vatu, Hawaiian haku, Hiligaynon bato, Ilocano bato, Indonesian batu, Kapampangan batu, Malagasy vato, Malay batu, Maori whatu, Sundanese batu).

Pronunciation 1Edit

NounEdit

bató

  1. stone
  2. (anatomy) kidney
  3. gallstone
  4. gem; jewel
  5. knot in wood
  6. (idiomatic, colloquial) A bored person.
  7. (slang) methamphetamine

VerbEdit

bato

  1. (idiomatic, colloquial) to be bored
    Nababato na ako sa kahihintay.I am almost turning into stone from all the waiting.

Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

batò

  1. chief piece in a game of native quoits called "tangga"

TernateEdit

AdverbEdit

bato

  1. only

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001). A Descriptive Study of the Language of Ternate, the Northern Moluccas, Indonesia. University of Pittsburgh.