jitu

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See also: jītú and jītū

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay jitu, from Hokkien 得著 (tit-tio̍h).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒitu/
  • Hyphenation: ji‧tu
  • Rhymes: -tu, -u

Adjective[edit]

jitu

  1. accurate, definite, direct, exact, precise

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Malay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jitu (Jawi spelling جيتو‎)

  1. accurate (exact or careful conformity to truth)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: jitu

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Sicilian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the apheresis of Latin digitus (finger).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈji.t̪ʊ/ (Standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈɲi.t̪ʊ/ (Preceded by /n/)
  • IPA(key): /ˈɟi.t̪ʊ/ (Geminated)
  • Hyphenation: ji‧tu

Noun[edit]

jitu m (plural jita)

  1. finger
  2. few

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ji- (augmentative) +‎ mtu (man)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

jitu (ma class, plural majitu)

  1. Augmentative of mtu: giant (massive humanoid)