pait

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See also: Pait, paît, and paït

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pa‧it
  • IPA(key): /paˈʔit/

Noun[edit]

paít

  1. bitterness (taste)

Derived terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pa‧it
  • IPA(key): /paˈʔit/, [pʌˈʔit̪]

Adjective[edit]

paít

  1. having bitter taste
  2. difficult or troubled; full of hardship

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pait

  1. Barbodes amarus; a cyprinid fish endemic to Lake Lanao in the Philippines
  2. spotted barb (Barbodes binotatus)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:pait.


French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pait

  1. third-person singular present indicative of paitre

Anagrams[edit]


Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *pahit, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC.

Adjective[edit]

pait

  1. bitter

Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC. Compare Malay pahit.

Adjective[edit]

pait

  1. bitter

Mansaka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC.

Adjective[edit]

pait

  1. bitter

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pa‧it
  • IPA(key): /ˈpajt/, [ˈpaɪ̯t]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC. Cognate with Malay pahit (bitter), Tboli héét (bitter), Eastern Cham ꨜꨪꩀ (phik, bitter), Malagasy faitra (bitterness), Chamorro fa'et (salty).

Noun[edit]

paít

  1. bitterness
  2. disagreeableness; harshness; severity
Alternative forms[edit]
  • paetnonstandard
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqət. Cognate with Malay pahat (chisel), Eastern Cham ꨜꨩꩀ (phak), Nias fahö (chisel).

Noun[edit]

paít

  1. Alternative form of paet

Anagrams[edit]


Tausug[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC.

Noun[edit]

pait

  1. bitterness

Derived terms[edit]


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay pahit.

Adjective[edit]

pait

  1. bitter
  2. sharp, spicy

Etymology 2[edit]

From English fight.

Noun[edit]

pait

  1. fight, battle, war

Verb[edit]

pait

  1. to fight

West Makian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pait

  1. (transitive) to rise (of the moon)

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of pait (action verb)
singular plural
inclusive exclusive
1st person tapait mapait apait
2nd person napait fapait
3rd person inanimate ipait dapait
animate
imperative napait, pait fapait, pait

See also[edit]

  • palat (to rise (of the sun))

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics

Yami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paqit, from Proto-Austronesian *paqiC. Cognate with Malay pahit (bitter), Tboli héét (bitter), Eastern Cham ꨜꨪꩀ (phik, bitter), Malagasy faitra (bitterness), Chamorro fa'et (salty).

Adjective[edit]

pait

  1. salty