akte

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See also: Akte, äkte, and åkte

Ambonese Malay[edit]

Noun[edit]

akte

  1. certificate

Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch acte, from Old French acte, from Latin ācta, plural of āctum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑk.tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ak‧te
  • Rhymes: -ɑktə

Noun[edit]

akte f (plural akten or aktes, diminutive aktetje n)

  1. act (of a theatrical play)
  2. legal instrument, deed
  3. a certificate, a licence, a diploma or, in general, any official document that gives legal evidence to something
    een huwelijksakte: a marriage certificate
    een overlijdensakte: a death certificate
  4. (religion) an act of charity, one of the three theological virtues of a Catholic priest

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: akte
  • Indonesian: akte

Anagrams[edit]

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

akte

  1. partitive plural of akt

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch akte, from Middle Dutch acte, from Old French acte, from Latin ācta, plural of āctum, from agō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eǵ-. Doublet of aksis, akta, and aktor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ak̚tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ak‧tê

Noun[edit]

aktê (first-person possessive akteku, second-person possessive aktemu, third-person possessive aktenya)

  1. superseded spelling of akta (certificate, legal instrument).

Further reading[edit]

Southern Sami[edit]

Southern Sami cardinal numbers
 <  0 1 2  > 
    Cardinal : akte
    Ordinal : voestes

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *ëktë.

Numeral[edit]

akte

  1. one

Inflection[edit]

This numeral needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland