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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Shortened from taximeter cab, taximeter (automatic meter that records distance and fare) from French taximètre, from German Taxameter (whence also English taxameter), coined from Medieval Latin taxa (tax, charge).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

taxi (plural taxis or taxies)

  1. A vehicle that may be hired for single journeys by members of the public, driven by a taxi driver.
  2. (South Africa) A share taxi.

SynonymsEdit

  • (vehicle hired for single journeys): cab
  • (vehicle hired for single journeys): taxicab (from taximeter cabriolet)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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VerbEdit

taxi (third-person singular simple present taxies or taxis, present participle taxiing or taxying, simple past and past participle taxied)

  1. To move an aircraft on the ground under its own power.

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AsturianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxis)

  1. taxi (vehicle)

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

taxi

  1. taxi

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of taxímetre.

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxis)

  1. taxi
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

taxi f (plural taxis)

  1. (biology) taxis

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CzechEdit

NounEdit

taxi n

  1. taxi

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • taxi in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • taxi in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DanishEdit

NounEdit

taxi c (definite singular taxien, indefinite plural taxier, definite plural taxierne)

  1. taxi

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxi's, diminutive taxietje n)

  1. taxi

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of taximètre.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxis)

  1. taxi
  2. (by extension) taxi driver
  3. (by extension) helicopter or plane used for transport
  4. (military) act of transporting troops

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AnagramsEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Taxi.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɒksi]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧xi

NounEdit

taxi (plural taxik)

  1. taxi (a vehicle that may be hired for single journeys by members of the public, driven by a taxi driver)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative taxi taxik
accusative taxit taxikat
dative taxinak taxiknak
instrumental taxival taxikkal
causal-final taxiért taxikért
translative taxivá taxikká
terminative taxiig taxikig
essive-formal taxiként taxikként
essive-modal
inessive taxiban taxikban
superessive taxin taxikon
adessive taxinál taxiknál
illative taxiba taxikba
sublative taxira taxikra
allative taxihoz taxikhoz
elative taxiból taxikból
delative taxiról taxikról
ablative taxitól taxiktól
Possessive forms of taxi
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. taxim taxijaim
2nd person sing. taxid taxijaid
3rd person sing. taxija taxijai
1st person plural taxink taxijaink
2nd person plural taxitok taxijaitok
3rd person plural taxijuk taxijaik

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(Compound words):

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ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxi)

  1. taxi
    Synonyms: tassì

LatinEdit

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English taxi.

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxis)

  1. (Jersey) taxi

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English taxi

NounEdit

taxi m (definite singular taxien, indefinite plural taxier, definite plural taxiene)

  1. a taxi (only cars)

SynonymsEdit

  • drosje (also horse-drawn vehicles, etc.)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English taxi

NounEdit

taxi m (definite singular taxien, indefinite plural taxiar, definite plural taxiane)

  1. a taxi (cars only)

SynonymsEdit

  • drosje (also horse-drawn vehicles, etc.)

Derived termsEdit

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French taxi.

NounEdit

taxi n (plural taxiuri)

  1. taxi

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of taxímetro.

NounEdit

taxi m (plural taxis)

  1. taxi

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

taxi c

  1. taxi

DeclensionEdit

Declension of taxi 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative taxi taxin taxibilar taxibilarna
Genitive taxis taxins taxibilars taxibilarnas

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WalloonEdit

NounEdit

taxi m

  1. (nonstandard) taxi