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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish canta, from cantar (to sing), from cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n-.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: kan‧ta

NounEdit

kanta

  1. A song.

VerbEdit

kanta

  1. To sing.
  2. (slang) To fellate; to perform oral sex (on a man).

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kanta

  1. stem
  2. opinion, point of view, account (attitude, opinion, or set of beliefs)
  3. heel (part of a sole of a shoe, especially a low one; a high heel is usually called korko)
    olla kannoilla = to heel
  4. head of a nail (fastener)
  5. (microbiology) strain
  6. (biology) population
  7. (linear algebra) basis
  8. (topology) base, basis

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kanta (Kotus type 9/kala, nt-nn gradation)
nominative kanta kannat
genitive kannan kantojen
partitive kantaa kantoja
illative kantaan kantoihin
singular plural
nominative kanta kannat
accusative nom. kanta kannat
gen. kannan
genitive kannan kantojen
kantainrare
partitive kantaa kantoja
inessive kannassa kannoissa
elative kannasta kannoista
illative kantaan kantoihin
adessive kannalla kannoilla
ablative kannalta kannoilta
allative kannalle kannoille
essive kantana kantoina
translative kannaksi kannoiksi
instructive kannoin
abessive kannatta kannoitta
comitative kantoineen

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • (opinion): kannella (to file a complaint, to complain)
  • (opinion): perustella (to argue) from perustaa (to base)
  • (opinion): kantaja (plaintiff)

AnagramsEdit


Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese cantar. Cognates with Kabuverdianu kanta.

VerbEdit

kanta

  1. to sing

HausaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

kantā f (possessed form kantar̃)

  1. callus

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English counter.

NounEdit

kantā̀ f (plural kantōcī, possessed form kantàr̃)

  1. counter, shelf

IngrianEdit

NounEdit

kanta

  1. heel

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese cantar.

VerbEdit

kanta

  1. to sing

LinduEdit

NounEdit

kanta

  1. potato

LudianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kantadak.

VerbEdit

kanta

  1. carry

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian cantare.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kanta (imperfect jkanta)

  1. sing
    inkantalek
    I sing to you

ConjugationEdit


NovialEdit

VerbEdit

kanta (past kantad, active participle kantant, passive participle kantat)

  1. to sing

PaliEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kanta

  1. lovely
  2. enjoyable
  3. pleasant

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese cantar and Spanish cantar and Kabuverdianu kanta.

VerbEdit

kanta

  1. to sing

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish چانطه(çanta, leather bag, small suitcase) (Turkish çanta), from Persian چنته‎.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kǎːnta/
  • Hyphenation: kan‧ta

NounEdit

kánta f (Cyrillic spelling ка́нта)

  1. can
  2. pail
    kante za smeće
    garbage pail

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • kanta”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

kanta (present kantar, preterite kantade, supine kantat, imperative kanta)

  1. to be placed as a border, limit or rim

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

from Spanish, canta

NounEdit

kanta

  1. song

Derived termsEdit


VoticEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

kanta (genitive kannaa, partitive [please provide])

  1. heel

InflectionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • "kanta" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat