AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

mata

  1. third-person singular present indicative of matar
  2. second-person singular imperative of matar

Campidanese SardinianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish, perhaps from Late Latin matta.

NounEdit

mata

  1. tree

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

mata f (plural mates)

  1. shrub

VerbEdit

mata

  1. Third-person singular present indicative form of matar.
  2. Second-person singular imperative form of matar.

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

mata

  1. (Northern dialect) little brother

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Corresponding words in standard Crimean Tatar: kadâ, qardaş.

FijianEdit

mata

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

mata

  1. third-person singular past historic of mater

GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

mata

  1. third-person singular present indicative of matar
  2. second-person singular imperative of matar

GilberteseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Oceanic (compare Hawaiian maka, Maori mata), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mətaq (compare Chamorro mata', Indonesian mentah, Malagasy manta, Malay mentah).

AdjectiveEdit

mata

  1. raw (uncooked)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)
  2. colour, hue
  3. lamp or lantern, any object used to shed light
  4. any sort of opening such as a lid or entrance, eye of needle

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

mata

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐌰

IlocanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

IndonesianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

mata

  1. rōmaji reading of また

JavaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Javanese mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

mata m

  1. genitive singular form of mats

MalayEdit

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mata

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Johor-Selangor) IPA(key): /matə/
  • (Riau-Lingga) IPA(key): /mata/
  • Rhymes: -atə, -tə,

NounEdit

mata (Jawi spelling مات)

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)
  2. eye (of a potato)

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit


MaoriEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian (compare Hawaiian maka), from Proto-Oceanic (compare Gilbertese mata), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mətaq (compare Chamorro mata', Indonesian mentah, Malagasy manta, Malay mentah).

AdjectiveEdit

mata

  1. raw (uncooked)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

NiueanEdit

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

NorwegianEdit

VerbEdit

mata

  1. fed; past tense of mate

Old JavaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

PolishEdit

PronounEdit

mata f

  1. mat (floor pad)

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese mata, possibly from Late Latin matta (reed mat).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

mata f (plural matas)

  1. woods, forest (collection of trees)
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • mata ciliar
  • mata de galeria
  • mata de terra firme
  • mata de várzea
  • mata primária
  • mata secundária
  • mata virgem
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of matar (to kill).

VerbEdit

mata

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of matar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of matar

Rapa NuiEdit

mata

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an alteration of dumneata.

PronounEdit

mata

  1. (regional, familiar) you

See alsoEdit


SamoanEdit

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps from Late Latin matta.

NounEdit

mata f (plural matas)

  1. shrub
  2. sprig
  3. mastic tree, Pistacia lentiscus
  4. (Colombia, Venezuela, Cuba) plant (organism of the kingdom Plantae)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

mata

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of matar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of matar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of matar.

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mata (present matar, preterite matade, supine matat , imperative mata )

  1. to feed; helping a baby or a very young animal to eat
  2. to feed; to continuously deliver
    Skrivaren måste ha gått sönder, den bara matar ut pappren ett efter ett så fort jag satt i dem
    The printer must be broken, it spits out the papers, one by one, as fast as I've put them in

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

  • matning
  • sidmatare
  • skedmata

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

TahitianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)

TonganEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

NounEdit

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)
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