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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish metate, from a Nahuan language, from Proto-Nahuan *metlatl.

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NounEdit

metate (plural metates)

  1. A flat stone with a slightly concave surface, used with another stone (a mano) for grinding maize or other grains.

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EsperantoEdit

AdverbEdit

metate

  1. present adverbial passive participle of meti

LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

mētāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of mētātus

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from a Nahuan language, from Proto-Nahuan *metlatl.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /meˈtate/, [meˈt̪at̪e]

NounEdit

metate m (plural metates)

  1. metate

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