kota

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See also: Kota, kóta, kòta, Kōta, kõta, and kôta

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English quota, from Latin quota, from Latin quota pars.

Noun[edit]

kota

  1. quota

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From koto +‎ -a.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

kota (accusative singular kotan, plural kotaj, accusative plural kotajn)

  1. muddy

Finnish[edit]

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A modern wooden kota built as shelter and cooking place for hikers and campers.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kota, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *kota.[1] Cognates include Estonian koda, Erzya кудо (kudo) Hungarian ház.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkotɑ/, [ˈko̞t̪ɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -otɑ
  • Syllabification(key): ko‧ta

Noun[edit]

kota

  1. A conical or hemispherical shelter with an open fireplace in the middle, usually supported by a frame of wooden poles and covered with a variety of materials including hides, textile fabric, peat and timber; known in some English texts by its Northern Sami name goahti.
    1. Specifically, a saamelaiskota.
  2. (botany) capsule
  3. core of an apple
    Synonym: kara

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kota (Kotus type 10*F/koira, t-d gradation)
nominative kota kodat
genitive kodan kotien
partitive kotaa kotia
illative kotaan kotiin
singular plural
nominative kota kodat
accusative nom. kota kodat
gen. kodan
genitive kodan kotien
kotainrare
partitive kotaa kotia
inessive kodassa kodissa
elative kodasta kodista
illative kotaan kotiin
adessive kodalla kodilla
ablative kodalta kodilta
allative kodalle kodille
essive kotana kotina
translative kodaksi kodiksi
abessive kodatta koditta
instructive kodin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of kota (Kotus type 10*F/koira, t-d gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative kotani kotani
accusative nom. kotani kotani
gen. kotani
genitive kotani kotieni
kotainirare
partitive kotaani kotiani
inessive kodassani kodissani
elative kodastani kodistani
illative kotaani kotiini
adessive kodallani kodillani
ablative kodaltani kodiltani
allative kodalleni kodilleni
essive kotanani kotinani
translative kodakseni kodikseni
abessive kodattani kodittani
instructive
comitative kotineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative kotasi kotasi
accusative nom. kotasi kotasi
gen. kotasi
genitive kotasi kotiesi
kotaisirare
partitive kotaasi kotiasi
inessive kodassasi kodissasi
elative kodastasi kodistasi
illative kotaasi kotiisi
adessive kodallasi kodillasi
ablative kodaltasi kodiltasi
allative kodallesi kodillesi
essive kotanasi kotinasi
translative kodaksesi kodiksesi
abessive kodattasi kodittasi
instructive
comitative kotinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative kotamme kotamme
accusative nom. kotamme kotamme
gen. kotamme
genitive kotamme kotiemme
kotaimmerare
partitive kotaamme kotiamme
inessive kodassamme kodissamme
elative kodastamme kodistamme
illative kotaamme kotiimme
adessive kodallamme kodillamme
ablative kodaltamme kodiltamme
allative kodallemme kodillemme
essive kotanamme kotinamme
translative kodaksemme kodiksemme
abessive kodattamme kodittamme
instructive
comitative kotinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative kotanne kotanne
accusative nom. kotanne kotanne
gen. kotanne
genitive kotanne kotienne
kotainnerare
partitive kotaanne kotianne
inessive kodassanne kodissanne
elative kodastanne kodistanne
illative kotaanne kotiinne
adessive kodallanne kodillanne
ablative kodaltanne kodiltanne
allative kodallenne kodillenne
essive kotananne kotinanne
translative kodaksenne kodiksenne
abessive kodattanne kodittanne
instructive
comitative kotinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative kotansa kotansa
accusative nom. kotansa kotansa
gen. kotansa
genitive kotansa kotiensa
kotainsarare
partitive kotaansa kotiaan
kotiansa
inessive kodassaan
kodassansa
kodissaan
kodissansa
elative kodastaan
kodastansa
kodistaan
kodistansa
illative kotaansa kotiinsa
adessive kodallaan
kodallansa
kodillaan
kodillansa
ablative kodaltaan
kodaltansa
kodiltaan
kodiltansa
allative kodalleen
kodallensa
kodilleen
kodillensa
essive kotanaan
kotanansa
kotinaan
kotinansa
translative kodakseen
kodaksensa
kodikseen
kodiksensa
abessive kodattaan
kodattansa
kodittaan
kodittansa
instructive
comitative kotineen
kotinensa

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Junttila, Santeri, Kallio, Petri, Holopainen, Sampsa, Kuokkala, Juha, Pystynen, Juho, editors (2020–), “kota”, in Suomen vanhimman sanaston etymologinen verkkosanakirja[1] (in Finnish), retrieved 2024-01-01

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kota, from Classical Malay kota, from Tamil கோட்டம் (kōṭṭam, city) or Sanskrit कोट्ट (koṭṭa, city). The sense in government was coined by Indonesian politician Teuku Muhammad Hasan in 1945 to translate Dutch gemeente or stadsgemeente.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota (plural kota-kota, first-person possessive kotaku, second-person possessive kotamu, third-person possessive kotanya)

  1. city,
    1. A large settlement, bigger than a town; sometimes with a specific legal definition, depending on the place.
    2. (government) The second-level urban administrative division in Indonesia.

Usage notes[edit]

  1. The sense of second-level urban administrative division is used since 1999. The previous term for second-level urban administrative division are kota madya (1965-1999) and kota praja (~1965). The second-level urban administrative division in Java during colonial period were Dutch stads-gemeente (literally urban commune) and Japanese (shi, si).
  2. Before 1999, kota was used to describe urban administrative division, which can be a first-level administrative division (kota raya), a second-level administrative division (kota madya), a third-level administrative division (kota administratif), or a fourth-level administrative division (kota kecamatan).

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Javanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota

  1. Nonstandard spelling of kutha.

Kituba[edit]

Verb[edit]

kota

  1. to go in, to enter

Lingala[edit]

Verb[edit]

kota

  1. to enter

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota

  1. Superseded spelling of kóta.

Makasar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kota (Lontara spelling ᨀᨚᨈ, semi-transitive anngota)

  1. (transitive) to chew

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit कोट्ट (koṭṭa) or Tamil கோட்டம் (kōṭṭam).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota (Jawi spelling کوتا, plural kota-kota, informal 1st possessive kotaku, 2nd possessive kotamu, 3rd possessive kotanya)

  1. city

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: kota
  • Swahili: ukuta

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota m

  1. accusative/genitive singular of kot

Slavomolisano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian kotao.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota m

  1. cauldron

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Walter Breu and Giovanni Piccoli (2000), Dizionario croato molisano di Acquaviva Collecroce: Dizionario plurilingue della lingua slava della minoranza di provenienza dalmata di Acquaviva Collecroce in Provincia di Campobasso (Parte grammaticale).

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kota c

  1. a vertebra, an element of the backbone

Declension[edit]

Declension of kota 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kota kotan kotor kotorna
Genitive kotas kotans kotors kotornas

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Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cuota (quota).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ko‧ta
  • IPA(key): /ˈkota/, [ˈko.tɐ]

Noun[edit]

kota (Baybayin spelling ᜃᜓᜆ)

  1. quota
    Synonym: takda

Derived terms[edit]

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish قوته (kota), from French quota.

Noun[edit]

kota (definite accusative kotayı, plural kotalar)

  1. quota

Further reading[edit]

  • Avery, Robert et al., editors (2013), “kota2”, in The Redhouse Dictionary Turkish/Ottoman English, 21st edition, Istanbul: Sev Yayıncılık, →ISBN
  • Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–) “kota”, in Nişanyan Sözlük