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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From scītus(shrewd, skilful).

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AdverbEdit

scītē ‎(comparable scītius, superlative scītissimē)

  1. shrewdly, cleverly, skilfully, adroitly, tastefully, elegantly

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VerbEdit

scīte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of sciō

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *skīta-, *skītaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sḱeyd-, *skeyd-(to split, divide, separate). Related to Middle Low German schite (Low German Schiet), Old Dutch skīta (Middle Dutch schitte, Dutch schijt), German Scheiße, Swedish skit, Norwegian skitt, Icelandic skítur.

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NounEdit

scite f

  1. dung

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