мета

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See also: метя

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mesti (to throw, to sweep).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

мета́ (metáimpf (perfective метна)

  1. (ditransitive) to sweep, to broom
  2. (reflexive) (~ се) to get away, to vanish
    Synonyms: изчезвам (izčezvam), махам (maham)

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References[edit]

  • мета in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • Georgiev Vl. I., editor (1986) , “мета”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 3, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 763

Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

мета (metaf

  1. target

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • ме́та: IPA(key): [ˈmʲetə]

Noun[edit]

ме́та (métaf inan (genitive ме́ты, nominative plural ме́ты, genitive plural мет)

  1. (dated) mark, label, sign
  2. (dated) distinguishing characteristic (what distinguishes two otherwise identical or similar things)
  3. (economics) profit sharing contract (contract where the participants equally share profits and losses)
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin mēta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • ме́та: IPA(key): [ˈmʲetə]
  • мета́: IPA(key): [mʲɪˈta]

Noun[edit]

ме́та or мета́ (méta or metáf inan (genitive ме́ты or меты́, nominative plural ме́ты, genitive plural мет)

  1. (dated) goal, target
  2. (dated, figuratively) object of desire
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian meta, from Latin mēta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /měːta/
  • Hyphenation: ме‧та

Noun[edit]

ме́та f (Latin spelling méta)

  1. target

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed, via Polish meta, from Latin mēta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [meˈtɑ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

мета́ (metáf inan (genitive мети́, nominative plural ме́ти, genitive plural мет)

  1. goal, objective
  2. aim, purpose
  3. idea, end

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