idatzi

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Sabino Arana in the 19th century to replace the borrowings eskribitu and izkiribitu, altered arbitrarily from Old Biscayne iraatsi (to write), of unknown origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /idat͡s̻i/, [i.ð̞a.t͡s̻i]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

idatzi ? (present participle idazten, future participle idatziko, short form idatz, verbal noun idazte)

  1. to write
    Mikel gutun bat idazten ari da.Mikel is writing a letter.

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Further reading[edit]

  • "idatzi" in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia [Dictionary of the Basque Academy], euskaltzaindia.eus
  • idatzi” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia [General Basque Dictionary], euskaltzaindia.eus