patay

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *p-atay, from Proto-Austronesian *aCay

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pa.ˈtaɪ/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧tay

Noun[edit]

patay

  1. cadaver, corpse
  2. carcass
  3. fatality
  4. the dead
  5. killing

Adjective[edit]

patay

  1. dead; no longer living.
  2. (of hair) dry or dull.
  3. (of a fingernail or toenail) smashed or detached
  4. (of a machine, device, or electrical circuit) completely inactive; without power; without a signal.

Verb[edit]

patáy (imperative patya)

  1. to die, to drop dead
  2. to kill
  3. to turn off
    Patya ang suga.Turn off the light.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *p-atay, from Proto-Austronesian *aCay

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

patay

  1. the dead body of a person; cadaver; corpse
    Synonym: bangkay
  2. the dead body of an animal; carcass
  3. state or condition of being dead
  4. those who have died
    Idalangin natin ang mga patay.
    Let's pray for those who have died.

Adjective[edit]

patay

  1. dead; lifeless; no longer living
    Synonym: walang-buhay
  2. (as a light, machine,...) off; not on
    Synonyms: nakasara, sarado
  3. (as plants) dried; no longer growing
    Synonym: tuyo
  4. (as a word, language, or law) obsolete; no longer in use

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