jota

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish jota.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jota (plural jotas)

  1. A traditional popular dance of the Iberian peninsula with regional variations.
  2. The music to which this dance is set, normally of 3/4 or 6/8 time.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iota.

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotes)

  1. The Latin letter J (lowercase j).

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotes)

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
  2. jota (music to which a jota is danced)
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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota).

Noun[edit]

jota n

  1. iota (Greek letter)

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta). The sense "small amount" developed in reference to a phrase in the New Testament: Eer de hemel en aarde vergaat, zal er niet één jota of één tittel vergaan van de wet.until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the Law (Mt 5:18), iota being the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet.

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jota's, diminutive jotaatje n)

  1. iota (Greek letter)
  2. (negative polarity item) iota (small amount)
    Ik snap er geen jota van.
    I don’t understand a thing of it.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: jo‧ta
  • Rhymes: -otɑ
  • IPA(key): [ˈjotɑ]

Pronoun[edit]

jota

  1. Partitive singular form of joka.
  2. (relative) who, which, that.
    • Nainen, jota en näe,...
      • The woman (who/that) I don't see...
  3. (relative) who(m), which, that.
    • Nainen, jota varten ostin kukkia,...
      • The woman for whom I bought flowers... / The woman (that/who) I bought flowers for...

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: jo‧ta
  • IPA(key): [ˈjoːtɑ]

Noun[edit]

jota

  1. iota (ninth letter in Greek alphabet)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of jota (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative jota jotat
genitive jotan jotien
partitive jotaa jotia
illative jotaan jotiin
singular plural
nominative jota jotat
accusative nom.? jota jotat
gen. jotan
genitive jotan jotien
jotainrare
partitive jotaa jotia
inessive jotassa jotissa
elative jotasta jotista
illative jotaan jotiin
adessive jotalla jotilla
ablative jotalta jotilta
allative jotalleˣ jotilleˣ
essive jotana jotina
translative jotaksi jotiksi
instructive jotin
abessive jotatta jotitta
comitative jotineen

Usage notes[edit]

The recommended Finnish spelling for the name of this letter is ioota.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish jota.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jota m (plural jotas)

  1. jota (dance)

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jōta

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐍉𐍄𐌰

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iota, from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota), from Semitic.

Noun[edit]

jota m (plural jotas)

  1. jay (name of the letter J, j)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish jota (jota), from earlier xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta (jump), from Latin saltō (I dance).

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jota (dance)
  2. jota (music)
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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iota, from Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, iota).

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jot; iota
  2. the name of the letter j
  3. a jack in a deck of cards

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. (Mexico) gay male
    ¡Ay que jota!
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Etymology 3[edit]

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From older xota, from Mozarabic *šáwta (jump), from Latin saltō (I dance).

Noun[edit]

jota f (plural jotas)

  1. jota (Iberian folk dance)
  2. jota (music to which a jota is danced)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jota n

  1. (negative polarity item) iota (small amount)

Usage notes[edit]

Almost exclusively used in the expression inte ett jota (not the slightest, not at all, nothing).