matá

Indo-PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese matar ‎(to kill), from Old Portuguese matar, from Latin mactāre ‎(to slaughter; to kill).

VerbEdit

matá

  1. (Diu) to kill (to put to death)
    • 1883, Hugo Schuchardt, Kreolische Studien, volume 3:
      Trasê tamêm um vaquinh bem gord e matá par nós comê e par nós regalá:
      Bring also a small and very fat cow and kill (it) for us to eat and for us to feast on:

See alsoEdit


PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

matá

  1. apocopic form of matar; used preceding the pronouns lo, la, los or las
  2. Eye dialect spelling of matar, representing Brazilian Portuguese.

RohingyaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Bengali.

NounEdit

matá

  1. head

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

matá

  1. (Latin America) Informal second-person singular (voseo) affirmative imperative form of matar.
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