gaat

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch gaat, third-person singular present of gaan, whence Afrikaans gaan.

Verb[edit]

gaat (present gaat, present participle gaande, past participle gegaat)

  1. (Cape Afrikaans) Alternative form of gaan

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːt

Verb[edit]

gaat

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of gaan
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of gaan

Southeastern Tepehuan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Northern Tepehuan gaátoi, O'odham ga꞉t.

Noun[edit]

gaat (plural gagaat)

  1. bow (weapon)
  2. bow (music)

References[edit]

  • R. de Willett, Elizabeth, et al. (2016) Diccionario tepehuano de Santa María Ocotán, Durango (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 48)‎[1] (in Spanish), electronic edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., pages 59–60