See also: siết and sieť

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch ziet, third-person singular present of zien, whence Afrikaans sien.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

siet (present siet, present participle siende, past participle gesiet)

  1. (Cape Afrikaans) Alternative form of sien

AragoneseEdit

Aragonese cardinal numbers
 <  6 7 8  > 
    Cardinal : siet

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin septem.

NumeralEdit

siet

  1. seven

FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin septem.

NumeralEdit

siet

  1. seven

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps from Proto-Finno-Ugric *čijɜ- (to run) + -t (instantaneous verb-forming suffix).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃijɛt]
  • Hyphenation: si‧et
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

VerbEdit

siet

  1. (intransitive) to hurry
  2. (intransitive) to be fast (of clock or watch: ahead of the correct time)
    Antonym: késik

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

With verbal prefixes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #111 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary. Internet Archive
  2. ^ siet in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further readingEdit

  • siet in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

siet

  1. (archaic) third-person singular present subjunctive active of sum

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *sh₂ey- (or *sēy-), past sēju from an unchanged *sēy-, some dialects also have present seju from a short *sey-, otherwise present sienu from a no-stem with *ey > ie shift. Iterative saistīt (to link) via ablaut.[1]

VerbEdit

sìet (tr., 1st conj., pres. sienu, sien, sien, past sēju)

  1. to bind

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “siet”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, →ISBN

Middle DutchEdit

VerbEdit

siet

  1. inflection of sien:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person plural present indicative/subjunctive
    3. plural imperative

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese (MC siuᴇt̚).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

siet (old orthography siet)

  1. (dialectal) snow
    Synonym: nae