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Etymology

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Inherited from Old Czech láti, from Proto-Slavic *làjati, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *lā́ˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂-. Cognate with Polish łajać.

Pronunciation

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lát impf

  1. to lambaste, to scold (with na or the object in dative)
    Lidé mu láli.The people lambasted him.
  2. to bark
    Psi neláli, když jsem procházel kolem.The dogs weren't barking when I was passing by.

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Further reading

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  • láti in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • láti in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • lát in Internetová jazyková příručka

Hungarian

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Etymology

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Maybe from Proto-Uralic *lütte-.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): [ˈlaːt]
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  • Hyphenation: lát
  • Rhymes: -aːt

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lát

  1. (transitive) to see (to perceive with the eyes)

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  • (to see): lát in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • ([on/at] sight, in banking): lát in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

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Icelandic

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Etymology

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Noun

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lát n (genitive singular láts, nominative plural lát)

  1. death

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Synonyms

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  • láta (to put; to lose; to behave)
  • látast (to die)

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Old Norse

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Verb

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lát

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of láta

Vietnamese

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Noun

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(classifier tấm) lát (𬅀)

  1. a kind of wood used to make furniture

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lát

  1. to slice
  2. (dialectal) Alternative form of nhát (to stab)

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lát

  1. a slice
    cắt látto cut into slices

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lát (𣋛, 𣋩)

  1. moment; short while
    Lát nhớ đi học sớm đó.
    Remember to go to school early.

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lát

  1. to cover (floor with tiles); to pave (road)
    lát đườngto pave a road