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See also: Kita, kitą, and kıta

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AmisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronounEdit

kita

  1. we (inclusive of the person spoken to)

CayubabaEdit

NounEdit

kita

  1. water
    kikita
    the water

Further readingEdit

  • Mily Crevels, Hein van der Voort, The Guaporé-Mamoré region as a linguistic area, in Pieter Muysken (editor), From Linguistic Areas to Areal Linguistics (2008), Studies in Language Companion Series, volume 90
  • Harold Key, Morphology of Cayuvava (Mouton & Co., 1967), page 64

CebuanoEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronounEdit

kita

  1. we (inclusive of the person spoken to)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

VerbEdit

kita

  1. to see, behold

NounEdit

kita

  1. money earned; earnings

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:kita.

AnagramsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kita. Cognate with Estonian kida, Karelian kita, Livonian ki’d, Ludian kida, Veps kida and Votic kita. Possible cognates in Ugric languages include Khanty [script needed] (kotəmnəŋ) and Mansi [script needed] (χoləŋka).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkitɑ/, [ˈkit̪ɑ]

NounEdit

kita

  1. mouth
  2. throat, pharynx

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kita (Kotus type 9/kala, t-d gradation)
nominative kita kidat
genitive kidan kitojen
partitive kitaa kitoja
illative kitaan kitoihin
singular plural
nominative kita kidat
accusative nom. kita kidat
gen. kidan
genitive kidan kitojen
kitainrare
partitive kitaa kitoja
inessive kidassa kidoissa
elative kidasta kidoista
illative kitaan kitoihin
adessive kidalla kidoilla
ablative kidalta kidoilta
allative kidalle kidoille
essive kitana kitoina
translative kidaksi kidoiksi
instructive kidoin
abessive kidatta kidoitta
comitative kitoineen

Derived termsEdit

CompoundsEdit

AnagramsEdit


HiligaynonEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronounEdit

kitá

  1. we (inclusive)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

VerbEdit

kítà

  1. to see, behold

IlocanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

VerbEdit

kita (used in the form makita)

  1. to see

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *kita(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita. Compare Tagalog kita.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kita

  1. we (inclusive)
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  2. our / ours (inclusive)
    Kita mempunyai laboratorium komputer baru di sekolah kita
    We have a new computer laboratory at our school.

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit

ikat, tika


InonhanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronounEdit

kita

  1. we; us (inclusive of the person spoken to)

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kita

  1. Rōmaji transcription of きた
  2. Rōmaji transcription of キタ

LinduEdit

PronounEdit

kita

  1. we (inclusive)

LingalaEdit

VerbEdit

-kita (infinitive kokita)

  1. to descend, go down

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *kita(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kita

  1. we, us, our (inclusive)
  2. I, me, my

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • kami (exclusive)

DescendantsEdit

AnagramsEdit

ikat, tika

See alsoEdit


PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish quitar

VerbEdit

kita

  1. to remove, to take away
  2. to subtract

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kyta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʲi.ta/
  • (file)

NounEdit

kita f (diminutive kitka)

  1. (fluffy) tail
  2. crest, brush, tuft

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kita”, in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN, (Please provide a date or year)
  • kita in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kyta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kîta/
  • Hyphenation: ki‧ta

NounEdit

kȉta f (Cyrillic spelling ки̏та)

  1. bunch, bouquet
  2. (slang) penis
  3. (archaic) pretty girl
  4. (Kajkavian) branch (of a tree)

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kyta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kíta f

  1. plait, braid
  2. tendon

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. kíta
gen. sing. kíte
singular dual plural
nominative kíta kíti kíte
accusative kíto kíti kíte
genitive kíte kít kít
dative kíti kítama kítam
locative kíti kítah kítah
instrumental kíto kítama kítami

SwahiliEdit

VerbEdit

kita

  1. To stand firm.

TagalogEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kita

  1. Second-person form, used when speaking directly to the receiver of a verb, combining the first- and second-person. Replacement for ko ikaw (I or my and you).
    Mahal ko siya, mahal ko sila, mahal ko tayong lahat—at ikaw, mahal kita.
    I love him, I love them, I love all of us—and you, I love you.
  2. we; the two of us; you and I; also kata
    Magkaibigan kita.
    You and I are friends.

See alsoEdit


Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kita (root used in the form makita)

  1. To see.
    Nakikita ko... nakikita ko ang iyong kapalaran sa palad mo!
    I can see... I can see your fortune in the palm of your hand!

NounEdit

kita

  1. Income.
    Pabagu-bago ang kita
    Ever-changing income

Derived termsEdit


TokelauanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

PronounEdit

kita

  1. 1st-person singular pronoun: I, me

Usage notesEdit

This form of the 1st-person singular pronoun is commonly used in place of au to arouse the listener’s sympathy about some predicament that one is in.

See alsoEdit