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CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: pa‧it

AdjectiveEdit

pait

  1. having a bitter taste
  2. difficult or troubled; full of hardship

NounEdit

pait

  1. Barbodes amarus; a cyprinid fish endemic to Lake Lanao in the Philippines
  2. the spotted barb (Barbodes binotatus)

QuotationsEdit

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

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

pait

  1. third-person singular present indicative of paitre

AnagramsEdit


TagalogEdit

Etymology 1Edit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC. Cognate with Malay pahit (bitter), Tboli héét (bitter), Eastern Cham ꨜꨪꩀ (phik, bitter), Malagasy faitra (bitterness), Chamorro fa'et (salty).

NounEdit

paít

  1. bitterness
  2. disagreeableness; harshness; severity

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqet. Cognate with Malay pahat (chisel), Eastern Cham ꨜꨩꩀ (phak), Nias fahö (chisel).

NounEdit

paít

  1. (carpentry) chisel
  2. act or manner of using a chisel

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Malay pahit.

AdjectiveEdit

pait

  1. bitter
  2. sharp, spicy

Etymology 2Edit

From English fight.

NounEdit

pait

  1. fight, battle, war

VerbEdit

pait

  1. to fight

YamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC. Cognate with Malay pahit (bitter), Tboli héét (bitter), Eastern Cham ꨜꨪꩀ (phik, bitter), Malagasy faitra (bitterness), Chamorro fa'et (salty).

AdjectiveEdit

pait

  1. salty