skat

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See also: Skat and Skät

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Skat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skat (countable and uncountable, plural skats)

  1. (uncountable) A trick-taking card game for three players, popular in Germany.
  2. (countable) A widow of two cards in the game of skat.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch schat, from Middle Dutch schat, from Old Dutch *skat, from Proto-Germanic *skattaz.

Noun[edit]

skat (plural skatte, diminutive skattie)

  1. treasure
  2. honey, darling, sweet person

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch schatten.

Verb[edit]

skat (present skat, present participle skatende, past participle geskat)

  1. to estimate
  2. to appraise

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skattr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skat c (singular definite skatten, plural indefinite skatte)

  1. treasure
  2. (uninflected) term of address for loved one (significant other, close friend/relative etc.); honey, sweetie

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (endearing term of address): skatter

Noun[edit]

skat c (singular definite skatten, plural indefinite skatter)

  1. tax

Inflection[edit]

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Germanic: cognate with Old Frisian skett ‘money, cattle’, Old English sceatt, Dutch schat, Old High German scaz (German Schatz ‘treasure’), Old Norse skattr (Danish skat, Icelandic skattur, Norwegian skatt), Gothic 𐍃𐌺𐌰𐍄𐍄𐍃 (skatts).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skat m

  1. treasure, money, wealth
  2. tax

Derived terms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Skat, from Italian scasto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skȁt m (Cyrillic spelling ска̏т)

  1. a type of card game played with 3 players, popular in Germany

References[edit]

  • skat” in Hrvatski jezični portal