scite

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From scītus ‎(shrewd, skilful).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

scītē (comparative scītius, superlative scītissimē)

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

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

scīte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of sciō

References[edit]

  • scite” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

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, Middle Dutch schitte, Dutch schijt, German Scheiße, Swedish skit, Norwegian skitt, Icelandic skítur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

scite f

  1. dung

Descendants[edit]