See also: Geat

English Edit

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Etymology Edit

See gate. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation Edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡiːt/
  • (file)

Noun Edit

geat (plural geats)

  1. The channel or spout through which molten metal runs into a mould in casting.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “geat”, in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam, 1913, →OCLC.)

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Cimbrian Edit

Verb Edit

geat

  1. third-person singular present indicative of gian

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Participle Edit

geat

  1. past participle of atten

Declension Edit

Inflection of geat
uninflected geat
inflected geatte
positive
predicative/adverbial geat
indefinite m./f. sing. geatte
n. sing. geat
plural geatte
definite geatte
partitive geats

Northern Sami Edit

Pronoun Edit

geat

  1. nominative plural of gii

Old English Edit

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Etymology Edit

From Proto-West Germanic *gat, from Proto-Germanic *gatą. Cognate with Old Frisian jet, Old Saxon gat, Old Dutch *gat, Old Norse gat.

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Noun Edit

ġeat n

  1. gate

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