kanta

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See also: -kanta

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish canta, from cantar (to sing), from cantāre, present active infinitive of cantō, frequentative of canō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kan‧ta

Noun[edit]

kanta

  1. A song.

Verb[edit]

kanta

  1. To sing.
  2. (slang) To fellate; to perform oral sex (on a man).

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanta

  1. stem
  2. opinion, point of view, account (attitude, opinion, or set of beliefs)
  3. heel (part of a sole of a shoe, especially a low one; a high heel is usually called korko)
    olla kannoilla = to heel
  4. head of a nail (fastener)
  5. (microbiology) strain
  6. (biology) population
  7. (linear algebra) basis
  8. (topology) base, basis

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kanta (Kotus type 9/kala, nt-nn gradation)
nominative kanta kannat
genitive kannan kantojen
partitive kantaa kantoja
illative kantaan kantoihin
singular plural
nominative kanta kannat
accusative nom. kanta kannat
gen. kannan
genitive kannan kantojen
kantainrare
partitive kantaa kantoja
inessive kannassa kannoissa
elative kannasta kannoista
illative kantaan kantoihin
adessive kannalla kannoilla
ablative kannalta kannoilta
allative kannalle kannoille
essive kantana kantoina
translative kannaksi kannoiksi
instructive kannoin
abessive kannatta kannoitta
comitative kantoineen

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • (opinion): kannella (to file a complaint, to complain)
  • (opinion): perustella (to argue) from perustaa (to base)
  • (opinion): kantaja (plaintiff)

Anagrams[edit]


Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese cantar. Cognates with Kabuverdianu kanta.

Verb[edit]

kanta

  1. to sing

Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kantā f (possessed form kantar̃)

  1. callus

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English counter.

Noun[edit]

kantā̀ f (plural kantōcī, possessed form kantàr̃)

  1. counter, shelf

Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanta

  1. heel

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese cantar.

Verb[edit]

kanta

  1. to sing

Lindu[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanta

  1. potato

Ludian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kantadak.

Verb[edit]

kanta

  1. carry

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian cantare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kanta (imperfect jkanta)

  1. sing
    inkantalek
    I sing to you

Conjugation[edit]


Novial[edit]

Verb[edit]

kanta (past kantad, active participle kantant, passive participle kantat)

  1. to sing

Pali[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kanta

  1. lovely
  2. enjoyable
  3. pleasant

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese cantar and Spanish cantar and Kabuverdianu kanta.

Verb[edit]

kanta

  1. to sing

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish چانطه(çanta, leather bag, small suitcase) (Turkish çanta), from Persian چنته‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǎːnta/
  • Hyphenation: kan‧ta

Noun[edit]

kánta f (Cyrillic spelling ка́нта)

  1. can
  2. pail
    kante za smeće
    garbage pail

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • kanta”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

kanta (present kantar, preterite kantade, supine kantat, imperative kanta)

  1. to be placed as a border, limit or rim

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Spanish, canta

Noun[edit]

kanta

  1. song

Derived terms[edit]


Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kanta (genitive kannaa, partitive [please provide])

  1. heel

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • "kanta" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat