muta

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See also: múta, mutá, and mutà

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

muta (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of mootah

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

muta

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

Cebuano[edit]

Noun[edit]

muta

  1. rheum in the eyes; gound

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian muto + -a.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

muta (accusative singular mutan, plural mutaj, accusative plural mutajn)

  1. mute, speechless

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *muta, from Proto-Uralic *muďa. Cognate with Estonian muda, Veps muda, Karelian muta, Erzya мода (moda).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmutɑ/, [ˈmut̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -utɑ
  • Syllabification: mu‧ta

Noun[edit]

muta

  1. mire, mud; decaying organic matter in the bottom of a lake etc.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of muta (Kotus type 10/koira, t-d gradation)
nominative muta mudat
genitive mudan mutien
partitive mutaa mutia
illative mutaan mutiin
singular plural
nominative muta mudat
accusative nom. muta mudat
gen. mudan
genitive mudan mutien
mutainrare
partitive mutaa mutia
inessive mudassa mudissa
elative mudasta mudista
illative mutaan mutiin
adessive mudalla mudilla
ablative mudalta mudilta
allative mudalle mudille
essive mutana mutina
translative mudaksi mudiksi
instructive mudin
abessive mudatta muditta
comitative mutineen
Possessive forms of muta (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person mutani mutamme
2nd person mutasi mutanne
3rd person mutansa

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Compounds[edit]

compounds

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

muta

  1. third-person singular past historic of muter

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Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

muta m (genitive singular muta, nominative plural mutaí)

  1. Alternative form of buta (butt; thick end, stock; butte; stocky person)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmu.ta/
  • Rhymes: -uta
  • Hyphenation: mù‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Deverbal of mutare (to change)

Noun[edit]

muta f (plural mute)

  1. (uncommon) change (act of changing; act of replacing)
    Synonym: cambio
  2. (zoology) moult, moulting, molt, shedding, ecdysis
  3. (military) surveillance shift
  4. (by extension) replacement
    Synonym: cambio
  5. (clothing) wetsuit
  6. (poetry, archaic) each of the two tercets in a Petrarchan sonnet
    Hypernym: terzina
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Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • muta1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 2[edit]

From French meute, from Middle French meute, from Old French meute, muete, from Vulgar Latin *movita, feminine of *movitus, from the perfect passive participle form of moveō (I move).

Noun[edit]

muta f (plural mute)

  1. (hunting) pack (of hounds)
  2. (by extension) a group of horses attached to a coach

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References[edit]

  • muta2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 3[edit]

Of Germanic origin.

Noun[edit]

muta f (plural mute)

  1. (historical) tax, duty
    Synonym: dazio
  2. (historical, by extension) customs
    Synonym: dogana

References[edit]

  • muta3 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 4[edit]

Unknown

Noun[edit]

muta f (plural mute)

  1. (numismatics) the Piedmontese lira in the final years of the 18th century
    Hypernym: lira

References[edit]

  • muta4 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 5[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

muta

  1. feminine singular of muto

Etymology 6[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

muta

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

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

muta f (plural mutans)

  1. (Gherdëina) girl

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

mūtā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of mūtō

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

muta f (definite singular muta, indefinite plural muter or mutor, definite plural mutene or mutone)

  1. definite singular of mute
  2. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by mute

Verb[edit]

muta (present tense mutar, past tense muta, past participle muta, passive infinitive mutast, present participle mutande, imperative mut)

  1. alternative form of mute

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūtāre, present active infinitive of mūtō.

Verb[edit]

a muta (third-person singular present mută, past participle mutat1st conj.

  1. to move, shift
  2. (reflexive) to move to, relocate

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Sicilian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

muta f sg

  1. feminine singular of mutu

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

muta

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

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

muta c

  1. a bribe

Declension[edit]

Declension of muta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative muta mutan mutor mutorna
Genitive mutas mutans mutors mutornas

Verb[edit]

muta (present mutar, preterite mutade, supine mutat, imperative muta)

  1. to bribe

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Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmu.taʔ/
  • Hyphenation: mu‧ta

Etymology[edit]

Two possible etymologies. Either a borrowing from Spanish mota (speck), or from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *muteq (gummy secretion of the eyes), with root *-teq (sap, gummy secretion).

Noun[edit]

mutà

  1. gound; mote; rheum, mucus, or gummy secretion in the eyes

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mutá

  1. Alternative spelling of mutha (a kind of grass)

Tetum[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *utaq, compare Malay muntah.

Verb[edit]

muta

  1. to vomit