scite

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From scītus (shrewd, skilful).

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Adverb[edit]

scītē (comparable scītius, superlative scītissimē)

  1. shrewdly, cleverly, skilfully, adroitly, tastefully, elegantly

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Verb[edit]

scīte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of sciō

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skīta-, *skītaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sḱeyd-, *skeyd- (to split, divide, separate). Related to Middle Low German schite (Low German Schiet), Old Dutch skīta (Middle Dutch schitte, Dutch schijt), German Scheiße, Swedish skit, Norwegian skitt, Icelandic skítur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sċite f

  1. shit, faeces

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