siet

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See also: siết

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch ziet, third-person singular present of zien, whence Afrikaans sien.

Verb[edit]

siet (present siet, present participle siende, past participle gesiet)

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of sien

Aragonese[edit]

Aragonese cardinal numbers
 <  6 7 8  > 
    Cardinal : siet

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin septem.

Numeral[edit]

siet

  1. seven

Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin septem.

Numeral[edit]

siet

  1. seven

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Finno-Ugric *čijɜ- (to run) + -t (instantaneous verb-forming suffix).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃiʲɛt]
  • Hyphenation: si‧et
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Verb[edit]

siet

  1. (intransitive) to hurry
  2. (intransitive) to be fast (of clock or watch: ahead of the correct time)
    Antonym: késik

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

With verbal prefixes

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #111 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  2. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sh₂ey- (or *sēy-), past sēju from an unchanged *sēy-, some dialects also have present seju from a short *sey-, otherwise present sienu from a no-stem with *ey > ie shift. Iterative saistīt (to link) via ablaut.[1]

Verb[edit]

sìet tr., 1st conj., pres. sienu, sien, sien, past sēju

  1. to bind

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “siet”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, →ISBN

Middle Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

siet

  1. inflection of sien:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person plural present indicative/subjunctive
    3. plural imperative

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese (MC siuᴇt̚).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

siet (old orthography siet)

  1. (dialectal) snow
    Synonym: nae