máta

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

máta f

  1. mint (any of several plants of the genus Mentha, typically aromatic with square stems)

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Etymology 1[edit]

From mát (‘measure’)

Verb[edit]

máta (third person singular past indicative mátaði, third person plural past indicative mátað, supine mátað)

  1. to measure
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Etymology 2[edit]

From mát (‘checkmate’)

Verb[edit]

máta (third person singular past indicative mátaði, third person plural past indicative mátað, supine mátað)

  1. (chess) to checkmate
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máta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative mátaði, supine mátað)

  1. to try on, see whether (something) fits
    Mátaðu þessa skyrtu.
    Try this shirt on.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From mát (checkmate).

Verb[edit]

máta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative mátaði, supine mátað)

  1. to checkmate
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Noun[edit]

máta m (genitive singular máta, nominative plural mátaí)

  1. (nautical) mate

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
máta mháta not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.