kalti

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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  • (verb) IPA(key): /ˈkalʲtʲɪ/

Verb[edit]

kálti (third-person present tense kãla, third-person past tense kãlė) [2]

  1. to hammer, to strike
  2. to forge, to hammer
    Kalk geležį, kol karšta.[3]
    Strike while the iron is hot.
  3. to mint, to strike
  4. (figuratively) to cram; to swot (UK)
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Participle[edit]

kalti m (past passive participle)

  1. masculine plural nominative form of kaltas.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

kaltì m

  1. positive masculine plural nominative form of kaltas.
  2. positive masculine plural vocative form of kaltas.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 230
  2. ^ “kalti” in Balčikonis, Juozas et al. (1954), Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas. Vilnius: Valstybinė politinės ir mokslinės literatūros leidykla.
  3. ^ geležis” in Balčikonis, op. cit..
  • “kalti” in Martsinkyavitshute, Victoria (1993), Hippocrene Concise Dictionary: Lithuanian-English/English-Lithuanian. New York: Hippocrene Books. →ISBN

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kalt (cold) +‎

Noun[edit]

kaltī f

  1. coldness

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