mit

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See also: MIT, mit-, mít, mît, and mīt

Danish[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

mit

  1. (possessive) neuter singular of min

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

mit

  1. third-person singular past historic of mettre

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German miti, mit, from Proto-Germanic *midi.

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mit (takes dative)

  1. with (expressing attendance, company)
    Ich spiele mit meinen Freunden.
    I'm playing with my friends.
  2. with, by (instrumental)
    Ich schreibe mit einem Bleistift.
    I'm writing with a pencil.
    Ich fahre mit dem Bus.
    I'm going by bus.

Synonyms[edit]

  • m/ (abbreviation; now very rare)

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Derived terms[edit]

  • mim (colloquial contraction with definite article dem; not used in standard German)

Adverb[edit]

mit

  1. indicates participation in an action or belonging to a category
    Schwarze Sklaven haben die Vereinigten Staaten mit aufgebaut.
    Black slaves helped to build up the United States.
    Hier gibt es mit das beste Essen in der Stadt.
    Here they have some of the best food in town.
    Ich war mit der erste, der hier war.
    I was one of the very first who arrived.
  2. (somewhat informal) with something
    Ich brauch nicht unbedingt Majonäse zu den Fritten, aber mit sind sie natürlich besser.
    I don't necessarily need mayonnaise with the chips [/fries], but they taste better with it, of course.

German Low German[edit]

Preposition[edit]

mit

  1. Alternative spelling of mid

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mi +‎ -t

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mit

  1. what (accusative singular of mi)
    Mit gondolsz? - What do you think?
  2. (colloquial) why
    Mit szórakozol velem? - Why (the hell) are you messing with me?

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mit

  1. rafsi of mintu.

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *midi.

Preposition[edit]

mit

  1. with

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old English mid, Old Saxon mid, Old Norse með.

Preposition[edit]

mit

  1. with

Old Saxon[edit]

Preposition[edit]

mit

  1. Alternative form of mid

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῦθος (mûthos, word, humour, companion, speech, account, rumour, fable).

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Noun[edit]

mit m

  1. myth

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῦθος (mûthos, word, humour, companion, speech, account, rumour, fable).

Noun[edit]

mȋt m (Cyrillic spelling ми̑т)

  1. myth

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Tocharian B[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *ḿət(ə), from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu (mead).

Noun[edit]

mit

  1. honey

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English meat.

Noun[edit]

mit

  1. flesh, meat
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 2:23 (translation here):
      Man i lukim meri na em i tok olsem, “Em nau. Em i poroman tru bilong mi. Bun bilong em i kamap long bun bilong mi, na mit bilong em i kamap long mit bilong mi. God i wokim em long bun bilong mi, olsem na bai mi kolim em ‘meri.’ ”


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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

mit (plural mits)

  1. meat

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