ate

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See also: ATE, até, átʼé, atë, -ate, and -áte
See also: até

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. simple past tense of eat

Anagrams[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of atar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of atar

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. door

Declension[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of eten

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. obsolete spelling of yate

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ate

  1. rōmaji reading of あて

Lithuanian[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ate

  1. (informal) goodbye

Mandinka[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ate

  1. he, him (personal pronoun)
  2. she, her (personal pronoun)
  3. it (personal pronoun)

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Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of atar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of atar
  3. first-person singular imperative of atar
  4. third-person singular imperative of atar

Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of Nahuatl origin

Noun[edit]

ate m (plural ates)

  1. A kind of Mexican jelly candy made by cooking fruit pulp, usually from guava, quince, peach or prickly pear.
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From atar

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of atar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of atar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of atar.

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. A big sister: an elder sister, especially the eldest.
    Nagluto sina ate at nanay ng aming pananghalian. — Our big sister and Mother prepared lunch.
  2. (informal) Any female who deserves respect or reverence because of her age.
    Bumili ako ng pagkain kay ate. — I bought my food from the food stall vendor.
  3. (informal) Any female who belongs to a higher education level than to someone else, a senior.
    Tinanong ko ang ate sa hayskul, "Ate, ano po ang mga gawain niyo sa hayskul". — I asked my senior from high school, "What activities do you do in high school?"

Wauja[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ate

  1. ow, ouch (expressing pain in response to heat)
    Ate! Inyatapai itsei!
    Ow! [The] fire is hot! [I got singed or burned].

References[edit]

  • E. Ireland field notes. Need to be checked by native speaker.

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