jota

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish jota.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jota (plural jotas)

  1. A traditional popular dance of the Iberian peninsula with regional variations.
  2. The music to which this dance is set, normally of 3/4 or 6/8 time.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iota.

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotes)

  1. The Latin letter J (lowercase j).

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotes)

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
  2. jota (music to which a jota is danced)
Hyponyms[edit]

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota).

Noun[edit]

jota n

  1. iota (Greek letter)

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta). The sense "small amount" developed in reference to a phrase in the New Testament: until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the Law (Mt 5:18), iota being the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet.

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Particularly: “find Dutch quote”

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jota's, diminutive jotaatje n)

  1. iota (Greek letter)
  2. (negative polarity item) iota (small amount)
    Ik snap er geen jota van.
    I don’t understand a thing of it.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: jo‧ta
  • Rhymes: -otɑ
  • IPA(key): [ˈjotɑ]

Pronoun[edit]

jota

  1. Partitive singular form of joka.
  2. (relative) who, which, that.
    • Nainen, jota en näe,...
      • The woman (who/that) I don't see...
  3. (relative) who(m), which, that.
    • Nainen, jota varten ostin kukkia,...
      • The woman for whom I bought flowers... / The woman (that/who) I bought flowers for...

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: jo‧ta
  • IPA(key): [ˈjoːtɑ]

Noun[edit]

jota

  1. iota (ninth letter in Greek alphabet)
Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The recommended Finnish spelling for the name of this letter is ioota.

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish jota.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jota m (plural jotas)

  1. jota (dance)

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jōta

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐍉𐍄𐌰

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iota, from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota), from Semitic.

Noun[edit]

jota m (plural jotas)

  1. jay (name of the letter J, j)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish jota (jota), from earlier xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta (jump), from Latin saltō (I dance).

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jota (dance)
  2. jota (music)
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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iota, from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota).

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jot; iota
  2. the name of the letter j
  3. a jack in a deck of cards

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. (Mexico) gay male
    ¡Ay que jota!
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Etymology 3[edit]

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From older xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta (jump), from Latin saltō (I dance).

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
  2. jota (music to which a jota is danced)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jota n

  1. (negative polarity item) iota (small amount)

Usage notes[edit]

Almost exclusively used in the expression inte ett jota (not the slightest, not at all, nothing).