biti

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See also: bíti and bítì

Huba[edit]

Noun[edit]

biti

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Ayuba Y. Mshelia, The Story of the Origins of the Bura/Pabir People ISBN 149690432X, 2014)
  • Mohammed Aminu Mu'azu, A grammar of the Kilba language (2009) (as ɓìtì)

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

biti m (genitive singular bita, nominative plural bitar)

  1. piece syn.
  2. mouthful, a morsel
  3. snack, bite, small meal
    Viltu fá þér bita?
    Wanna have a bite?
  4. crossbeam
  5. (computing) bit, binary digit
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

biti

  1. first-person singular past subjunctive of bíta
  2. third-person singular past subjunctive of bíta

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

biti m

  1. nominative plural form of bits
  2. vocative plural form of bits

Noun[edit]

biti f

  1. accusative singular form of bite
  2. instrumental singular form of bite

Molise Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian biti, from Proto-Slavic *byti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *būˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH-.

Verb[edit]

biti

  1. to be

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *byti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *būˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bîti/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧ti

Verb[edit]

bȉti impf, pf (Cyrillic spelling би̏ти)

  1. (intransitive) to be, to exist
    Biti ili ne biti?To be or not to be?
  2. (transitive, copulative) Used to connect a noun to an adjective that describes it (equivalent to all English senses and functions as a copula; subject having the state, quality, identity, nature, role, etc., specified.)
    Vrijeme je lijepo, a ja sam sretan!The weather is nice and I am happy!
  3. (transitive, auxiliary) Used as an auxiliary verb to form compound verb tenses (perfect, pluperfect, future perfect, conditional) together with the active past participle.
    Kad si zadnji put bio tamo?When were you there the last time?
    Trčao sam.I ran. / I have run.
    Trčao bih.I would run.
    Bio bih trčao maraton, da sam tada imao tenisice za trčanje.I would have run the marathon if I had had running shoes at the time.
  4. (transitive, auxiliary) Used to form the passive voice together with the passive past participle.
    Ulovio sam loptu. Lopta je bila ulovljena.I caught the ball. The ball was caught. / The ball has been caught.
  5. (intransitive, interrogatively) Used to form a question, usually a polar one.
    Jesi li tu?Are you there?
  6. (intransitive, copulative, impersonal) Used to indicate a general condition, such as weather, worth or value.
    Pet jabuka je dva eura.Five apples are two euro.
    Rekli su da će danas biti sunčano.They said that it's going to be sunny today.
  7. (transitive, copulative, mathematics) to equal, to total, to add up to (indicates the equivalence of values)
    Pet plus pet je deset.Five plus five is ten.
  8. (intransitive, impersonal, in the future tense) Used to express a premonition; there will be, there is going to be, to be coming
    Bit će rata.A war is coming.


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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *biti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bîti/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧ti

Verb[edit]

bȉti impf (Cyrillic spelling би̏ти)

  1. (transitive) to beat, hit, strike
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Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *byti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbiːti/
  • Hyphenation: bí‧ti

Verb[edit]

bíti impf (first-person singular present sèm, past active participle bíl)

  1. to be
    On je moj prijatelj.
    He is my friend.
    On ni moj prijatelj.
    He is not my friend.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *biti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbiːti/
  • Hyphenation: bí‧ti

Verb[edit]

bíti impf (first-person singular present bíjem, past active participle bìl)

  1. to beat
    Bijem ga v obraz.
    I am beating his face.
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Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

biti

  1. accusative singular of bit
  2. third-person singular possessive of bit