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See also: Kat, KAT, kát, kăt, kåt, kąt, ką̊t, and k'at

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TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

kat

  1. Symbol for katal, an SI unit of measurement of catalytic activity.

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

kat (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of khat

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch kat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat (plural katte)

  1. cat

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish [script needed] (kat).

NounEdit

kat m (indefinite plural kate, definite singular kati, definite plural katit)

  1. floor, storey/story

CzechEdit

NounEdit

kat m

  1. executioner

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse kǫttr, from Proto-Germanic *kattuz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat c (singular definite katten, plural indefinite katte)

  1. cat
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat c (singular definite katten, not used in plural form)

  1. khat

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch catte, from Old Dutch *katta, from Proto-Germanic *kattō.

NounEdit

kat f (plural katten, diminutive katje n, masculine kater or mannetjeskat)

  1. cat, pussy
  2. female cat
  3. (by extension) feline
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

kat

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of katten
  2. imperative of katten

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic خَات (ḵāt)

NounEdit

kat m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of qat

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kat” in Van Dale Onlinewoordenboek, Van Dale Lexicografie, 2007.

Haitian CreoleEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French quatre (four)

NumeralEdit

kat

  1. (cardinal) four

Etymology 2Edit

From French carte (map)

NounEdit

kat

  1. map

KurdishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat ?

  1. (Kurmanji) sprout, growth

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

kat ?

  1. (Sorani) time

Louisiana Creole FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French quatre (four).

NumeralEdit

kat

  1. (cardinal) four

Mauritian CreoleEdit

Mauritian Creole cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : kat
    Ordinal : katriem

EtymologyEdit

From French quatre.

NumeralEdit

kat

  1. (cardinal) four

Derived termsEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dialectal Proto-Slavic *katъ. Cognate to Czech kat, Slovak kat, Upper Sorbian kat and Lower Sorbian kat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat m pers

  1. executioner, hangman, headsman
    Ku rozczarowaniu tłumu egzekucję na rynku odwołano z powodu choroby kata.
  2. (figuratively) torturer, tormentor

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit


RomaniEdit

NounEdit

kat f

  1. scissors

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish [script needed] (kat). Compare Turkish kat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kȁt m (Cyrillic spelling ка̏т)

  1. (Croatia) floor, story

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • kat” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Abdulah Škaljić (1966), Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Svjetlost: Sarajevo, page 400

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *katъ. Cognates include Polish kat, Czech kat, Lower Sorbian kat, and Upper Sorbian kat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat m (genitive singular kata, nominative plural kati, genitive plural katov, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. executioner, hangman

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kat in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish [script needed] (kat), from Old Turkic kat, from Proto-Turkic *Kat (layer).

NounEdit

kat (definite accusative katı, plural katlar)

  1. floor

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative kat
Definite accusative katı
Singular Plural
Nominative kat katlar
Definite accusative katı katları
Dative kata katlara
Locative katta katlarda
Ablative kattan katlardan
Genitive katın katların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular katım katlarım
2nd singular katın katların
3rd singular katı katları
1st plural katımız katlarımız
2nd plural katınız katlarınız
3rd plural katları katları

VolapükEdit

West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

kat c (plural katten)

  1. cat

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kátr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kat m (definite katn, dative katåm)

  1. the first slice of a loaf

AdjectiveEdit

kat (plural kaat)

  1. lively, frisky

Related termsEdit

  • kaat f (friskiness, playfulness)