See also: hīto and hitto

Bikol Central edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hituq.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhitoʔ/, [ˈhi.toʔ]
  • IPA(key): /ˈʔitoʔ/, [ˈʔi.toʔ] (h-dropping)
  • Hyphenation: hi‧to

Noun edit

hitò (Basahan spelling ᜑᜒᜆᜓ)

  1. catfish
    Synonyms: tabangungo, pantat

Cebuano edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hituq.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: hi‧to
  • IPA(key): /ˈhitoʔ/, [ˈhi.t̪ɔʔ]

Noun edit

hito

  1. a catfish

Japanese edit

Romanization edit

hito

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ひと
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ヒト

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈito/ [ˈi.t̪o]
  • Rhymes: -ito
  • Syllabification: hi‧to

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Vulgar Latin fīctus, variant of Latin fīxus, perfect passive participle of fīgō.[1] Doublet of fijo. Compare Catalan fita and Portuguese fito.

Noun edit

hito m (plural hitos)

  1. milestone
    Synonyms: mojón, cipo
    Este día ha sido un hito importante en nuestro proyecto.
    This day has been an important milestone in our project.
  2. landmark
Derived terms edit
Related terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

hito

  1. first-person singular present indicative of hitar

References edit

  1. ^ hito”, in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014

Further reading edit

Tagalog edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hituq. Compare Pangasinan ito, Kapampangan itu, Bikol Central hito, Cebuano hito, and Maranao ito.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: hi‧to
  • IPA(key): /ˈhitoʔ/, [ˈhi.toʔ]

Noun edit

hitò (Baybayin spelling ᜑᜒᜆᜓ)

  1. (ichthyology, in general) catfish
  2. (ichthyology, specifically) walking catfish (Clarias batrachus)

Derived terms edit

See also edit

Further reading edit

Ternate edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

hito

  1. kitchen

References edit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh, page 24