Maat

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English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Egyptian mꜣꜥt,

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Proper noun[edit]

Maat

  1. An Ancient Egyptian goddess, the personification of truth, order, and righteousness, symbolized by a feather.

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Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Mart (less common)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mercātus (compare German Markt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Maat m (plural Määt)

  1. (most dialects) market
    Op dem Maat stonn die Buure.
    The farmers are standing in the marketplace.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German Low German from Middle Low German māt, māte, whence also English mate. See there for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Maat m (genitive Maats or Maates, plural Maate or Maaten)

  1. (nautical) mate (naval non-commissioned officer)
  2. (nautical, Germany) a naval rank, “OR5” on the NATO rank scale

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Further reading[edit]

  • Maat in Duden online