kita

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See also: kyttä and kýta

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kata.

Noun[edit]

kita

  1. maw
  2. palate

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kita (Kotus type 9/kala, t-d gradation)
nominative kita kidat
genitive kidan kitojen
partitive kitaa kitoja
illative kitaan kitoihin
singular plural
nominative kita kidat
accusative nom.? kita kidat
gen. kidan
genitive kidan kitojen
kitainrare
partitive kitaa kitoja
inessive kidassa kidoissa
elative kidasta kidoista
illative kitaan kitoihin
adessive kidalla kidoilla
ablative kidalta kidoilta
allative kidalle kidoille
essive kitana kitoina
translative kidaksi kidoiksi
instructive kidoin
abessive kidatta kidoitta
comitative kitoineen

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

Pronoun[edit]

kitá

  1. we (inclusive)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

Verb[edit]

kítà

  1. to see, behold

Ilocano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

Verb[edit]

kita ‎(used in the form makita)

  1. to see

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kita, from Proto-Malayic *kita(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kita

  1. we (inclusive); I and those ones I am addressing to.
  2. us (inclusive); me and those ones I am addressing to.

Eg:. "Kita akan pergi ke toko": "We will go to the store".

  1. our (inclusive); my and of those ones I am addressing to.

"Kita mempunyai komputer labotarorium baru di sekolah kita": "We have a new computer laboratory at our school".

  1. ours (if used with milik, kepunyaan, etc.)

"Pertanian ini milik kita": "This farm is ours".

related:

  • kami= We (exclusive)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kita

  1. rōmaji reading of きた

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *kita(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kita

  1. we, us, our (inclusive)
  2. I, me, my

Related terms[edit]

  • kami ‎(exclusive)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kyta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kîta/
  • Hyphenation: ki‧ta

Noun[edit]

kȉta f (Cyrillic spelling ки̏та)

  1. bunch, bouquet
  2. (slang) penis
  3. (archaic) pretty girl
  4. (Kajkavian) branch (of a tree)

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kyta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kíta f ‎(genitive kíte, nominative plural kíte)

  1. plait, braid
  2. tendon

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Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

kita

  1. To stand firm.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kita, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kita.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kita

  1. Second-person form, used when speaking directly to the receiver of a verb, combining the first- and second-person. Replacement for ko ikaw (I or my and you).
    Mahal ko siya, mahal ko sila, mahal ko tayong lahat—at ikaw, mahal kita.
    I love him, I love them, I love all of us—and you, I love you.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kita, from Proto-Austronesian *kita.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kita ‎(root used in the form makita)

  1. To see.
    Nakikita ko... nakikita ko ang iyong kapalaran sa palad mo!
    I can see... I can see your fortune in the palm of your hand!

Noun[edit]

kita

  1. Income.
    Pabagu-bago ang kita
    Ever-changing income

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Tokelauan[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kita

  1. 1st-person singular pronoun: I, me

Usage notes[edit]

This form of the 1st-person singular pronoun is commonly used in place of au to arouse the listener’s sympathy about some predicament that one is in.

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