See also: Jota and jota-

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish jota.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jota (plural jotas)

  1. A traditional popular dance of the Iberian peninsula with regional variations.
  2. The music to which this dance is set, normally of 3/4 or 6/8 time.

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


BasqueEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Southern) /xota/, [xo̞.t̪a]
  • IPA(key): (Northern) /jota/, [jo̞.t̪a]
    • (Biscayan) IPA(key): [d͡ʒo.ta]
    • (Gipuzkoan) IPA(key): [xo.ta]
    • (Navarrese) IPA(key): [jo.ta]
    • (Navarro-Lapurdian) IPA(key): [ɟo.ta]
    • (Souletin) IPA(key): [ʒo.ta]

NounEdit

jota inan

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter J.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of jota (inanimate, ending in -a)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive jota jota jotak
ergative jotak jotak jotek
dative jotari jotari jotei
genitive jotaren jotaren joten
comitative jotarekin jotarekin jotekin
causative jotarengatik jotarengatik jotengatik
benefactive jotarentzat jotarentzat jotentzat
instrumental jotaz jotaz jotez
inessive jotatan jotan jotetan
locative jotatako jotako jotetako
allative jotatara jotara jotetara
terminative jotataraino jotaraino jotetaraino
directive jotatarantz jotarantz jotetarantz
destinative jotatarako jotarako jotetarako
ablative jotatatik jotatik jotetatik
partitive jotarik
prolative jotatzat

See alsoEdit


CatalanEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin iota. Doublet of iota.

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotes)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter J.

Etymology 2Edit

Of uncertain origin. Perhaps from Arabic شَطْحَة(šaṭḥa).

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotes)

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
  2. jota (music to which a jota is danced)
HyponymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota).

NounEdit

jota n

  1. iota (Greek letter)

Further readingEdit

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

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta). The sense "small amount" developed in reference to a phrase in the New Testament: Eer de hemel en aarde vergaat, zal er niet één jota of één tittel vergaan van de wet.until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the Law (Mt 5:18), iota being the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoː.taː/
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NounEdit

jota f (plural jota's, diminutive jotaatje n)

  1. iota (Greek letter)
  2. (negative polarity item) iota (small amount)
    Ik snap er geen jota van.
    I don’t understand a thing of it.

SynonymsEdit


FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjotɑ/, [ˈjo̞t̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -otɑ
  • Syllabification: jo‧ta

PronounEdit

jota

  1. Partitive singular form of joka; who, whom, which, that.
    Nainen, jota en näe,...
    The woman (who/that) I don't see...
    Nainen, jota varten ostin kukkia,...
    The woman for whom I bought flowers... / The woman (that/who) I bought flowers for...

Etymology 2Edit

See ioota.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoːtɑ/, [ˈjo̞ːt̪ɑ]
  • Syllabification: jo‧ta

NounEdit

jota

  1. iota (ninth letter in Greek alphabet)
Usage notesEdit

The recommended Finnish spelling for the name of this letter is ioota.

DeclensionEdit
Inflection of jota (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative jota jotat
genitive jotan jotien
partitive jotaa jotia
illative jotaan jotiin
singular plural
nominative jota jotat
accusative nom. jota jotat
gen. jotan
genitive jotan jotien
jotainrare
partitive jotaa jotia
inessive jotassa jotissa
elative jotasta jotista
illative jotaan jotiin
adessive jotalla jotilla
ablative jotalta jotilta
allative jotalle jotille
essive jotana jotina
translative jotaksi jotiksi
instructive jotin
abessive jotatta jotitta
comitative jotineen
Possessive forms of jota (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person jotani jotamme
2nd person jotasi jotanne
3rd person jotansa
Alternative formsEdit

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish jota.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jota m (plural jotas)

  1. jota (dance)

Further readingEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

jōta

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐍉𐍄𐌰

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

jota m or f (invariable)

  1. Obsolete spelling of iota

AnagramsEdit


OccitanEdit

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. (Beta vulgaris L.)[1] beet

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gui Benoèt, "Las plantas", 2008, Toulouse, IEO Edicions, 2008, →ISBN, p. 309.

PolishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta), from Phoenician 𐤉‬(y‬ /yōd/).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jota f

  1. iota (Greek letter Ι, ι)

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Spanish jota, from older xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta, from Latin saltō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈxɔ.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ɔta
  • Syllabification: jo‧ta

NounEdit

jota f

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʒɔ.tɐ/, [ˈʒɔ.tɐ]

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin iota, from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota), from Semitic.

NounEdit

jota m (plural jotas)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter J.
Coordinate termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Spanish jota (jota), from earlier xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta (jump), from Latin saltō (I dance).

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jota (dance)
  2. jota (music)
Related termsEdit

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin iota, from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota).

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jot; iota
  2. The name of the Latin-script letter J.
  3. a jack in a deck of cards
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From joto.

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. (Mexico, derogatory, vulgar) Alternative form of joto (faggot)
    ¡Ay que jota!
    Oh what a fag!
    Synonym: maricón

Etymology 3Edit

 
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From older xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta (jump), from Latin saltō (to dance). Doublet of salta.

NounEdit

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
  2. jota (music to which a jota is danced)
DescendantsEdit
  • English: jota

Further readingEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jota n

  1. (negative polarity item) iota (small amount)

Usage notesEdit

Almost exclusively used in the expression inte ett jota (not the slightest, not at all, nothing).

AnagramsEdit