sito

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See also: SITO, síto, sito-, šito, and шито

Amis[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 生徒 (seito, student).

Noun[edit]

sito

  1. student

Synonyms[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English store.

Noun[edit]

sìtô m (plural sìtô-sìtô, possessed form sìtôn)

  1. storeroom

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsi.to/
  • Rhymes: -ito
  • Hyphenation: sì‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin situs (laid, placed), perfect passive participle of sinō (I put, lay),[1] from Proto-Indo-European *si-n-H-, n-infix of the root *sey(H)- (to put).

Adjective[edit]

sito (feminine singular sita, masculine plural siti, feminine plural site)

  1. (literary) situated, located, lying

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin situs (position), from a noun use of the perfect passive participle of sinō (I put, lay).[2]

Noun[edit]

sito m (plural siti)

  1. site, specifically:
    1. (obsolete) location, position, situation, site
      Synonyms: position, posizione, situazione
    2. (literary) place, site, location
      Synonyms: luogo, posto
    3. (biology) region of a protein, a piece of DNA or RNA where chemical reactions take place; site
    4. (Internet) website
      Synonyms: sito internet, sito web

Etymology 3[edit]

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Particularly: “The consensus is that situs (mold) is unrelated to the participle, and hence sinō, though.”

From Latin situs (mold, filthiness, literally the state of having been left abandoned), from a noun use of the perfect passive participle of sinō (I put, lay).[3]

Noun[edit]

sito m (plural siti)

  1. (literary, regional) bad smell, stink
Synonyms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ sito1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  2. ^ sito2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  3. ^ sito3 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

sitō

  1. dative masculine singular of situs
  2. dative neuter singular of situs
  3. ablative masculine singular of situs
  4. ablative neuter singular of situs

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sito (sieve).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sito n (diminutive sitko)

  1. sieve

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sito in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • sito in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sito (sieve).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sîto/
  • Hyphenation: si‧to

Noun[edit]

sȉto n (Cyrillic spelling си̏то)

  1. sieve

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sito

  1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular of sit

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sito.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sito n

  1. sieve

Further reading[edit]

  • sito in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin situs, perfect passive participle of sinō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsito/, [ˈsi.t̪o]

Adjective[edit]

sito (feminine sita, masculine plural sitos, feminine plural sitas)

  1. (formal) located, situated

Further reading[edit]