mato

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See also: Mato, mató, and Maťo

Antillean Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French marteau.

Noun[edit]

mato

  1. hammer

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

mato

  1. first-person singular present indicative of matar

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

mato

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of matar

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmato/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧to
  • Rhymes: -ato

Noun[edit]

mato (accusative singular maton, plural matoj, accusative plural matojn)

  1. mat

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mato, an old loan from an Indo-Iranian language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑto/, [ˈmɑt̪o̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑto
  • Hyphenation: ma‧to

Noun[edit]

mato

  1. worm
  2. (computing) worm
  3. (colloquial) maggot (soft, legless larva)
  4. (colloquial) maggot (worthless person)
  5. (informal) tilde

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mato (Kotus type 1/valo, t-d gradation)
nominative mato madot
genitive madon matojen
partitive matoa matoja
illative matoon matoihin
singular plural
nominative mato madot
accusative nom. mato madot
gen. madon
genitive madon matojen
partitive matoa matoja
inessive madossa madoissa
elative madosta madoista
illative matoon matoihin
adessive madolla madoilla
ablative madolta madoilta
allative madolle madoille
essive matona matoina
translative madoksi madoiksi
instructive madoin
abessive madotta madoitta
comitative matoineen

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a substrate language. Compare Portuguese mato and Spanish mata.

Noun[edit]

mato m (plural matos)

  1. uncultivated land; woodland; heath
  2. brushwood
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

mato

  1. first-person singular present indicative of matar

References[edit]

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

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English matGerman Matte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mato (plural mati)

  1. mat, matting (of straw or other materials)

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Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mato

  1. snake

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mato

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まと

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mãto

  1. third-person singular and plural present of matyti

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

mato

  1. third-person plural present indicative of masu

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mato

  1. masculine nominative singular of mata (dead; thought)

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From mata.

Noun[edit]

mato m (plural matos)

  1. (usually uncountable) forest; bush; jungle; woods (uncultivated area covered in wild plants)
    Synonym: mata (more formal)
  2. (usually uncountable) wild grass, weeds and other low-lying plants
    Synonym: capim

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

mato

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of matar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmato/, [ˈmat̪o]

Verb[edit]

mato

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of matar.

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian matto

Adjective[edit]

mato m (feminine singular mata, masculine plural mati, feminine plural mate)

  1. crazy, mad
  2. fake, abnormal

Noun[edit]

mano m (plural mani)

  1. Hand-operated water pump