mata

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'Are'are[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. be ripe

References[edit]


Abenlen Ayta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Agusan Manobo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Agutaynen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Aklanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Alangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ambala Ayta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Amis[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *maCa. Compare Malay mata (eye).

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

References[edit]

2017, Dictionary of the Central Dialect of Amis (阿美語中部方言詞典) (in Mandarin Chinese), Taiwan: Council of Indigenous Peoples.


Arta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Asi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. inflection of matar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Ata Manobo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mata

  1. Romanization of ᬫᬢ
  2. Romanization of ᬫᬢ᭄ᬢ
  3. Romanization of ᬫᬣ

Bantik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Batad Ifugao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata (matá)

  1. (anatomy) eye
    Synonym: malsok

Verb[edit]

mata (matá)

  1. to wake up

Adjective[edit]

mata (matá)

  1. awake

Binukid[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Bolinao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Botolan Sambal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Brooke's Point Palawano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)
  2. the sharp edge of a blade, edge (as opposed to spine)
  3. point (knife)

Hyponyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Bunun[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Butuanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Capiznon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata f (plural mates)

  1. shrub
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of matar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of matar

Further reading[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in Antonio Pigafetta's Relazione del primo viaggio intorno al mondo—detailing the first circumnavigation of the world between 1519 and 1522.

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ma‧ta

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. an eye; an organ through which animals see
  2. (mahjong) the extra pair of tiles in most winning hands
  3. an eye of a pineapple

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. to awake; to wake up
  2. to eye; to observe carefully

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:mata.

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Central Bontoc[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Central Pomo[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. Alternative spelling of má·t̪a

References[edit]

  • Greenburg, Language in the Americas

Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish matar (to kill).

Verb[edit]

matá

  1. to kill
  2. to close; to wink (of one's eyes)

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. (Northern dialect) little brother

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Corresponding words in standard Crimean Tatar: kadâ, qardaş.

Cuyunon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. masculine singular present transgressive of mást

Related terms[edit]


Dibabawon Manobo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Dongxiang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *umarta-, see Mongolian мартах (martah).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. to forget

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Eastern Bontoc[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Embaloh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Fijian[edit]

mata

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central-Pacific *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. face (part of the body)
  2. eye (organ)

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. third-person singular past historic of mater

Gaddang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a substrate language. Compare mato.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata m (plural matas)

  1. (now rare) forest, woodland
  2. bush, shrub

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Back-formation from matar

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata m (plural matas)

  1. kill (act of killing)
    Synonym: matanza

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. inflection of matar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

References[edit]

  • mata” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • mata” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • mata” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • mata” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • mata” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Geser-Gorom[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Gilbertese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic [Term?] (compare Hawaiian maka, Maori mata), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mətaq (compare Chamorro mata', Indonesian mentah, Malagasy manta, Malay mentah).

Adjective[edit]

mata

  1. raw (uncooked)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)
  2. colour, hue
  3. lamp or lantern, any object used to shed light
  4. any sort of opening such as a lid or entrance, eye of needle

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mata

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐌰

Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese matar. Cognates with Kabuverdianu mata.

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. to kill

Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

mā̀tā f (plural mātā, possessed form mā̀tar̃)

  1. woman
  2. wife

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mātā

  1. plural of mata
  2. plural of mace

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Hopi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uto-Aztecan *mataR.

Noun[edit]

mata (plural mamta)

  1. metate (grinding stone)
  2. gizzard

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Ibaloi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ibanag[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ibatan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From matur (food) +‎ -a.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative mataði, supine matað)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to feed (a baby), to spoonfeed

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Ilianen Manobo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ilocano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ilongot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa. Compare Maori mata, Tagalog mata.

Noun[edit]

mata (plural, first-person possessive mataku, second-person possessive matamu, third-person possessive matanya)

  1. eye (organ)

Derived terms[edit]


Iraya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Itawit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ivatan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mata

  1. Rōmaji transcription of また

Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Javanese mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese matar.

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. to kill

Kagayanen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Kankanaey[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Kapampangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Kavalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Kayapa Kallahan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Kikuyu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màtáì. Hinde (1904) records mata as an equivalent of English spittle in “Jogowini dialect” of Kikuyu, listing also “Ulu dialect” (spoken then from Machakos to coastal area) of Kamba matta, “Nganyawa dialect” (spoken then in Kitui District) of Kamba utta and Swahili mate as its equivalents[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata class 6

  1. saliva[2]

Derived terms[edit]

(Proverbs)

Related terms[edit]

(Nouns)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hinde, Hildegarde (1904). Vocabularies of the Kamba and Kikuyu languages of East Africa, pp. 54–55. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  2. ^ Muiru, David N. (2007). Wĩrute Gĩgĩkũyũ: Marĩtwa Ma Gĩgĩkũyũ Mataũrĩtwo Na Gĩthũngũ, pp. 11, 34.

Kinaray-a[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Laboya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye (organ)
  2. (anatomy) face
    Synonym: ngora

References[edit]

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019), “mata”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata m

  1. genitive singular form of mats

Ledo Kaili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Lindu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Mag-Anchi Ayta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Mag-Indi Ayta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Maguindanao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Makasar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms
mata

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata (Jawi spelling مات‎, plural mata-mata, informal 1st possessive mataku, impolite 2nd possessive matamu, 3rd possessive matanya)

  1. eye (organ)
  2. edge (of an axe, a knife, etc.)
  3. hole (of a needle, net, etc.)
  4. eye (of a potato)
  5. shoot, sprout (of root/stem tuber)
  6. grade, step
  7. centre, centre point
  8. fountainhead, source (of income, water, etc.)
  9. mark, score (gained in a contest, exam, etc.)
  10. item
  11. (archaic) all types of dishes and food (Can we verify(+) this sense?)

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: mata

Further reading[edit]


Mamanwa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Mamboru[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Mansaka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Maori[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian [Term?] (compare Hawaiian maka), from Proto-Oceanic [Term?] (compare Gilbertese mata), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mətaq (compare Chamorro mata', Indonesian mentah, Malagasy manta, Malay mentah).

Adjective[edit]

mata

  1. raw (uncooked)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa
Compare Indonesian mata, Tagalog mata.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Maranao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Masbatenyo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Mongondow[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Niuean[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye

Northern Catanduanes Bicolano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

matá

  1. eye (organ)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. inflection of mate:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Old Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Descendants[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *matōną.

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. (transitive) To feed; nourish

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मृत (mṛta).

Adjective[edit]

mata

  1. dead
  2. past participle of marati (to die)
  3. past participle of maññati (to think)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata n

  1. opinion, view

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

mata in Pali Text Society (1921–1925), Pali-English Dictionary, London: Chipstead. (licensed under CC-BY-NC)


Pamplona Atta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Pangasinan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Pangutaran Sama[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese matar and Spanish matar and Kabuverdianu mata.

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. to kill

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata f (diminutive matka)

  1. mat (floor pad)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

mata m

  1. genitive/accusative plural of mat

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. third-person singular present of matać

Further reading[edit]

  • mata in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Ponosakan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese mata, possibly from Late Latin matta (reed mat).

Noun[edit]

mata f (plural matas)

  1. woods, forest (collection of trees)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of matar (to kill).

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of matar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of matar

Rapa Nui[edit]

mata

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Ratagnon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Rawa[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. story

References[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an alteration of dumneata.

Pronoun[edit]

mata

  1. (regional, familiar) you

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Romblomanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Sakizaya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Sambali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Samoan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye

Sangir[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Sarangani Blaan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish, perhaps from Late Latin matta.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. (Campidanese) tree

So'a[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Southwest Palawano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Late Latin matta.

Noun[edit]

mata f (plural matas)

  1. shrub
    Synonym: arbusto
  2. sprig
  3. mastic tree, Pistacia lentiscus.
    Synonyms: lentisco, mata charneca
  4. (Colombia, Venezuela, Cuba) plant (organism of the kingdom Plantae)
    Synonyms: planta, vegetal

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

mata

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of matar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of matar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of matar.

Surigaonon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

mata (present matar, preterite matade, supine matat, imperative mata)

  1. to feed; helping a baby or a very young animal to eat
  2. to feed; to continuously deliver
    Skrivaren måste ha gått sönder, den bara matar ut pappren ett efter ett så fort jag satt i dem.
    The printer must be broken, it spits out the papers, one by one, as fast as I've put them in.

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Tadyawan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Tagakaulu Kalagan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

matá

  1. eye (organ)

Tagbanwa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Tahitian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Tausug[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Tboli[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Tiruray[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mata

  1. unripe

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Oceanic *mata, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Unami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

mata

  1. not
    Kèku wënchi mata kuwatuu?
    Why don't you know?

References[edit]

  • Rementer, Jim; Pearson, Bruce L. (2005), “mata”, in Leneaux, Grant; Whritenour, Raymond, editors, The Lenape Talking Dictionary, The Lenape Language Preservation Project

Waray-Waray[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Western Bukidnon Manobo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Yakan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Yami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)

Yogad[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *mata, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *mata, from Proto-Austronesian *maCa.

Noun[edit]

mata

  1. eye (organ)