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
    Synonym: et (colloquial)

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, entrance
  2. pass, gorge
  3. goal

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

Laboya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. (anatomy) liver
  2. (figuratively) heart

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rina, A. Dj.; Kabba, John Lado B. (2011), “ate”, in Kamus Bahasa Lamboya, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat [Dictionary of Lamboya Language, West Sumba Regency], Waikabubak: Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat, page 6
  • Laboya in Austronesian Comparative Dictionary

Lindu[edit]

Noun[edit]

ate

  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)

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ate

  1. Alternative form of ote

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]

Pronunciation[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.

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hokkien 阿姊 (á-chí).

Noun[edit]

ate (masculine kuya)

  1. a big sister: an elder sister, especially the eldest.
    Nagluto sina ate at nanay ng aming pananghalian.Our big sister and mother cooked our lunch.
  2. (informal) respectful term of address or honorific for a young woman or girl or any female older than oneself; miss; sis
    Bumili ako ng pagkain kay ate.I bought food from the miss (food stall vendor).
  3. (informal) A female upperclasswoman; a female senior
    Tinanong ko ang ate sa hayskul, "Ate, ano po ang mga gawain niyo sa hayskul".I asked my senior from high school, "Miss, what activities do you do in high school?"

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Synonyms[edit]


Tocharian B[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ate

  1. away

Further reading[edit]

  • Adams, Douglas Q. (2013), “ate”, in A Dictionary of Tocharian B: Revised and Greatly Enlarged (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 10), Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, →ISBN

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.