ate

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See also: Até, Atë, até, atè, atê, atë, åte, -ate, and átʼé

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. simple past tense of eat

Anagrams[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of atar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of atar

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. door

Declension[edit]


Drehu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. to know, be knowledgable

References[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of eten

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. Obsolete spelling of yate

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ate

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あて

Kapampangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

até

  1. (anatomy) liver

Lithuanian[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ate

  1. (informal) goodbye
    Synonyms: iki, viso gero

Mandinka[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ate

  1. he, him (personal pronoun)
  2. she, her (personal pronoun)
  3. it (personal pronoun)

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Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Mori Bawah[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. liver

References[edit]

  • The Austronesian Languages of Asia and Madagascar (2013, →ISBN, page 684

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of atar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of atar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of atar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of atar

Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of Nahuatl origin.

Noun[edit]

ate m (plural ates)

  1. a kind of Mexican jelly candy made by cooking fruit pulp, usually from guava, quince, peach or prickly pear.
    Synonym: dulce

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

ate

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of atar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of atar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of atar.

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hokkien 阿姊 (a-chí).

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. a big sister: an elder sister, especially the eldest.
    Nagluto sina ate at nanay ng aming pananghalian.Our big sister and Mother prepared lunch.
  2. (informal) any female who deserves respect or reverence because of her age
    Bumili ako ng pagkain kay ate.I bought my food from the food stall vendor.
  3. (informal) Any female who belongs to a higher education level than to someone else, a senior
    Tinanong ko ang ate sa hayskul, "Ate, ano po ang mga gawain niyo sa hayskul".I asked my senior from high school, "What activities do you do in high school?"

Wauja[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ate

  1. ow, ouch (expressing pain in response to heat)
    Ate! Inyatapai itsei!Ow! [The] fire is hot! [I got singed or burned].

References[edit]

  • E. Ireland field notes. Need to be checked by native speaker.