bata

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See also: bàta, batá, bàtá, batā, bâtă, and bată

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Bata drums (from left: Okónkolo, Iyá, Itótele)

bata (plural bata)

  1. Ethnic ceremonial double-headed drums played in triplet in the religion of Santería, especially in Cuba and Puerto Rico, originally from the Yoruba of Nigeria.

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata (Northern dialect)

  1. little brother

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Corresponding words in standard Crimean Tatar: kadâ, qardaş.

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

báta

  1. nightshirt, nightgown

Noun[edit]

bátà

  1. child, baby, boy, girl
  2. son, daughter
  3. servant

Noun[edit]

batâ

  1. uncle

Verb[edit]

bátà

  1. to give birth

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata m (genitive bata, nominative plural bataí)

  1. stick
  2. baton
  3. (of wind) gust
  4. (of drink) measure

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bata bhata mbata
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

bata

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of bater
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of bater
  3. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of bater
  4. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of bater
  5. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of bater
  6. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of bater

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata m (plural bataichean)

  1. a staff, a walking stick

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ouate.

Noun[edit]

bata f (plural batas)

  1. dressing gown
  2. lab coat

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Verb[edit]

bata

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

Swahili[edit]

bata

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بط (baṭṭ).

Noun[edit]

bata (n class, plural bata)

  1. duck (aquatic bird of the family Anatidae)

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. child (prepubescent human)

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

English butter

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. butter

Etymology 2[edit]

Unclear; probably from English betel

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. betel
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