bata

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English[edit]

Bata drums (from left: Okónkolo, Iyá, Itótele)
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Yoruba bàtá.

Noun[edit]

bata (plural bata)

  1. A ceremonial double-headed drum played in triplet in the religion of santería, especially in Cuba and Puerto Rico, originally from the Yoruba of Nigeria.

Anagrams[edit]


Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

batá f

  1. doum fruit

References[edit]

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis).

Basque[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

bata

  1. absolutive plural of bat

Pronoun[edit]

bata

  1. absolutive plural of bat

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata (batà) (Bikol Naga)

  1. a lover
    Synonyms: ilusyon, piday

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata (batâ)

  1. the quality of having a bad smell
  2. bad personal qualities

Derived terms[edit]


Butuanon[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. child

Cebuano[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. a baby
  2. a young animal; a juvenile; a young
  3. a young person; a girl or a boy
  4. one's child; one's son or daughter
  5. a sprout

Adjective[edit]

bata

  1. young

Verb[edit]

bata

  1. to spend someone's early years in; to spend childhood years in
  2. to grow up by or in an area or town

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:bata.

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Chichewa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

báta class 5

  1. quietness

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata (Northern dialect)

  1. little brother

Usage notes[edit]

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

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Dibabawon Manobo[edit]

Noun[edit]

batà

  1. child; baby

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]

Borrowed from Middle English batte (bat), from Old French batte (pestle), from the verb batre (to beat), from Latin battuō, perhaps of Celtic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata m (genitive singular bata, nominative plural bataí)

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

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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.

Further reading[edit]


Jamamadí[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bata

  1. (Banawá) rotten

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

bata

  1. (Banawá) to pick

References[edit]


Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese bata.

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. uniform
  2. apron

References[edit]

  • Gonçalves, Manuel (2015) Capeverdean Creole-English dictionary, →ISBN

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
b-t-j

From Sicilian patiri, from Vulgar Latin *patīre, from Latin patī. An early borrowing, as attested by the initial b-; compare biċċa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bata (imperfect jbati)

  1. to suffer

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English father, from Middle English fader, from Old English fæder, from Proto-West Germanic *fader, from Proto-Germanic *fadēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [pˠɑːdˠɑ], (enunciated) [pˠɑ tˠɑ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /pˠæɰtˠæɰ/
  • Bender phonemes: {bahtah}

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. a priest

Verb[edit]

bata

  1. to be a priest

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata m

  1. genitive singular of bat

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata f (plural batas)

  1. white coat
    Synonym: jaleco
    • 1995, José Saramago, Ensaio sobre a cegueira, Caminho, page 26:
      […] depois levantou-se, despiu a bata em movimentos cansados, lentos.
      […] next he got up and took off his white coat with tired, slow movements.

Verb[edit]

bata

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

Shona[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-jípata.

Verb[edit]

-bátá (infinitive kubátá)

  1. hold, grasp
  2. touch

Sotho[edit]

Verb[edit]

bata

  1. to be cold

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbata/, [ˈbat̪a]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French ouate.

Noun[edit]

bata f (plural batas)

  1. dressing gown, robe
  2. lab coat
  3. smock

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Tagalog bata (or from the same word in other Philippine languages, such as Cebuano bata, Hiligaynon bata, etc).

Noun[edit]

bata m (plural batas)

  1. (Philippines) child

Etymology 3[edit]

See batir.

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.

Further reading[edit]


Swahili[edit]

bata

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَطّ(baṭṭ).

Noun[edit]

bata (ma class, plural mabata)

  1. duck (aquatic bird of the family Anatidae)

Derived terms[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. baby; child (prepubescent human)
  2. youngster
  3. protege
  4. sweetheart

Adjective[edit]

bata

  1. young
  2. junior
  3. childish; childlike
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bata

  1. robe; dressing gown

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bata

  1. to persevere; to endure, to bear
  2. to grow young again; to be rejuvenated

See also[edit]


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
Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]


Yoruba[edit]

Noun[edit]

bàtà

  1. shoe

Noun[edit]

bàtá

  1. batá drum, a kind of drum sacred to the orisha Ṣàngó

Descendants[edit]

  • English: bata
  • Portuguese: batá
  • Spanish: batá