See also: být, byť, and by't

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch bijten, from Middle Dutch biten, from Old Dutch *bītan, from Proto-Germanic *bītaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰéydt (to split).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

byt (present byt, present participle bytende, past participle gebyt)

  1. to bite
    Die kat byt my — The cat is biting me

NounEdit

byt (plural byte)

  1. bite (the wound left behind after having been bitten)
    byte van insekte kan gevaarlik wees — insect bites can be dangerous

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2007. The UCLA Phonetics Lab Archive. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Department of Linguistics.

CzechEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

byt m inan

  1. apartment, flat (UK)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • byt in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • byt in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DanishEdit

VerbEdit

byt

  1. imperative of bytte

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

byt

  1. supine of byś

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *bytъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

byt m inan

  1. being; entity (abstract concept)
  2. existence
  3. (dated) everyday life

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

verb
nouns
adjective

Further readingEdit

  • byt in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • byt in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SlovakEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

byt m (genitive singular bytu, nominative plural byty, genitive plural bytov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. apartment, flat (UK)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • byt in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

byt

  1. imperative of byta.

VilamovianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

byt f (diminutive bytła)

  1. barrel (container for wine, fish, etc.)

WestrobothnianEdit

VerbEdit

byt

  1. present singular of byyt
  2. imperative singular of byyt