pota

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See also: põta, pōta, and p’ǫta

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pota f (plural potes)

  1. paw

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pota (to put, stick), from Proto-Germanic *putōną (to stick, stab, push). More at put.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pota (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative potaði, supine potað)

  1. to poke

Conjugation[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle English potte, from Old English pott (a pot), from Proto-Germanic *puttaz (pot), from Proto-Indo-European *budn- (a type of vessel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pota m (genitive singular pota, nominative plural potaí)

  1. pot (vessel for cooking or storing food)
  2. (nautical) tub

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pota phota bpota
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "pota" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • pota” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

pota

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

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

pōtā

  1. first-person singular present active imperative of pōtō

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

pota

  1. sample

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Noun[edit]

pota f (plural potas)

  1. Humboldt squid, giant squid

Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

-pota (infinitive kupota)

  1. to lose
  2. to ruin
  3. to distort

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of -pota
Non-finite forms
Form Positive Negative
Infinitive kupota kutopota
Simple finite forms
Positive form Singular Plural
Imperative pota poteni
Habitual hupota
Complex finite forms
Polarity Persons Persons / Classes Classes
1st 2nd 3rd / M-wa M-mi Ma Ki-vi N U Ku Pa Mu
Sg. Pl. Sg. Pl. Sg. / 1 Pl. / 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 / 14 15 / 17 16 18
Past
Positive nilipota
nalipota
tulipota
twalipota
ulipota
walipota
mlipota
mwalipota
alipota walipota ulipota ilipota lilipota yalipota kilipota vilipota ilipota zilipota ulipota kulipota palipota mulipota
Relative niliopota
naliopota
tuliopota
twaliopota
uliopota
waliopota
mliopota
mwaliopota
aliopota waliopota uliopota iliopota liliopota yaliopota kiliopota viliopota iliopota ziliopota uliopota kuliopota paliopota muliopota
Negative sikupota hatukupota hukupota hamkupota hakupota hawakupota haukupota haikupota halikupota hayakupota hakikupota havikupota haikupota hazikupota haukupota hakukupota hapakupota hamukupota
Present
Positive ninapota
napota
tunapota unapota mnapota anapota wanapota unapota inapota linapota yanapota kinapota vinapota inapota zinapota unapota kunapota panapota munapota
Relative ninaopota
naopota
tunaopota unaopota mnaopota anaopota wanaopota unaopota inaopota linaopota yanaopota kinaopota vinaopota inaopota zinaopota unaopota kunaopota panaopota munaopota
Negative sipoti hatupoti hupoti hampoti hapoti hawapoti haupoti haipoti halipoti hayapoti hakipoti havipoti haipoti hazipoti haupoti hakupoti hapapoti hamupoti
Future
Positive nitapota tutapota utapota mtapota atapota watapota utapota itapota litapota yatapota kitapota vitapota itapota zitapota utapota kutapota patapota mutapota
Relative nitakaopota tutakaopota utakaopota mtakaopota atakaopota watakaopota utakaopota itakaopota litakaopota yatakaopota kitakaopota vitakaopota itakaopota zitakaopota utakaopota kutakaopota patakaopota mutakaopota
Negative sitapota hatutapota hutapota hamtapota hatapota hawatapota hautapota haitapota halitapota hayatapota hakitapota havitapota haitapota hazitapota hautapota hakutapota hapatapota hamutapota
Subjunctive
Positive nipote tupote upote mpote apote wapote upote ipote lipote yapote kipote vipote ipote zipote upote kupote papote mupote
Negative nisipote tusipote usipote msipote asipote wasipote usipote isipote lisipote yasipote kisipote visipote isipote zisipote usipote kusipote pasipote musipote
Present Conditional
Positive ningepota tungepota ungepota mngepota angepota wangepota ungepota ingepota lingepota yangepota kingepota vingepota ingepota zingepota ungepota kungepota pangepota mungepota
Negative nisingepota
singepota
tusingepota
hatungepota
usingepota
hungepota
msingepota
hamngepota
asingepota
hangepota
wasingepota
hawangepota
usingepota
haungepota
isingepota
haingepota
lisingepota
halingepota
yasingepota
hayangepota
kisingepota
hakingepota
visingepota
havingepota
isingepota
haingepota
zisingepota
hazingepota
usingepota
haungepota
kusingepota
hakungepota
pasingepota
hapangepota
musingepota
hamungepota
Past Conditional
Positive ningalipota tungalipota ungalipota mngalipota angalipota wangalipota ungalipota ingalipota lingalipota yangalipota kingalipota vingalipota ingalipota zingalipota ungalipota kungalipota pangalipota mungalipota
Negative nisingalipota
singalipota
tusingalipota
hatungalipota
usingalipota
hungalipota
msingalipota
hamngalipota
asingalipota
hangalipota
wasingalipota
hawangalipota
usingalipota
haungalipota
isingalipota
haingalipota
lisingalipota
halingalipota
yasingalipota
hayangalipota
kisingalipota
hakingalipota
visingalipota
havingalipota
isingalipota
haingalipota
zisingalipota
hazingalipota
usingalipota
haungalipota
kusingalipota
hakungalipota
pasingalipota
hapangalipota
musingalipota
hamungalipota
Conditional Contrary to Fact
Positive ningelipota tungelipota ungelipota mngelipota angelipota wangelipota ungelipota ingelipota lingelipota yangelipota kingelipota vingelipota ingelipota zingelipota ungelipota kungelipota pangelipota mungelipota
General Relative
Positive nipotao tupotao upotao mpotao apotao wapotao upotao ipotao lipotao yapotao kipotao vipotao ipotao zipotao upotao kupotao papotao mupotao
Negative nisiopota tusiopota usiopota msiopota asiopota wasiopota usiopota isiopota lisiopota yasiopota kisiopota visiopota isiopota zisiopota usiopota kusiopota pasiopota musiopota
Gnomic
Positive napota twapota wapota mwapota apota wapota wapota yapota lapota yapota chapota vyapota yapota zapota wapota kwapota papota mwapota
Perfect
Positive nimepota tumepota umepota mmepota amepota wamepota umepota imepota limepota yamepota kimepota vimepota imepota zimepota umepota kumepota pamepota mumepota
"Already"
Positive nimeshapota tumeshapota umeshapota mmeshapota ameshapota wameshapota umeshapota imeshapota limeshapota yameshapota kimeshapota vimeshapota imeshapota zimeshapota umeshapota kumeshapota pameshapota mumeshapota
"Not yet"
Negative sijapota hatujapota hujapota hamjapota hajapota hawajapota haujapota haijapota halijapota hayajapota hakijapota havijapota haijapota hazijapota haujapota hakujapota hapajapota hamujapota
"If/When"
Positive nikipota tukipota ukipota mkipota akipota wakipota ukipota ikipota likipota yakipota kikipota vikipota ikipota zikipota ukipota kukipota pakipota mukipota
"If not"
Negative nisipopota tusipopota usipopota msipopota asipopota wasipopota usipopota isipopota lisipopota yasipopota kisipopota visipopota isipopota zisipopota usipopota kusipopota pasipopota musipopota
Consecutive
Positive nikapota tukapota ukapota mkapota akapota wakapota ukapota ikapota likapota yakapota kikapota vikapota ikapota zikapota ukapota kukapota pakapota mukapota
Not all possible forms are listed in the table. Transitive verbs can take object concords, relative concords can agree with all noun classes, and many other forms not commonly seen in modern Standard Swahili are absent from the table. See Appendix:Swahili verbs for more information.

Derived Terms[edit]