ta-

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Comanche[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ta-

  1. they, one, somebody (indefinite subject pronoun prefix)

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Greenlandic[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ta-

  1. Prepends to demonstrative pronouns, making them refer to something previously mentioned.
    • 1992, Erik Münster (quoting anonymous), "Kinguaassiuutikkut nappaataava", Atuagagdliutit
      Pasipiluppara kinguaassiuutitigut nappaat herpes pineqarsoralugu, tassami pineqartumut receptimi allassimammat tarnut Zovirax. Taanna forkølelsessårinut atorneqarneq ajorpoq, ilaa?
      I strongly suspect that the person in question has the venereal disease of herpes, for a prescription for Zovirax cream was written to the person in question. This is ineffective against cold sores, right?

Usage notes[edit]

Causes doubling of the initial consonants of these pronouns: panna, pinnga, qanna and their adverbial correspondents (of which qanna has two).

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Bjørnum, S.: Grønlandsk grammatik, p. 106, 122. Atuagkat, 2003.

Kambera[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ta-

  1. third person singular nominative proclitic

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Mecayapan Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cf. Classical Nahuatl tla-.

Prefix[edit]

ta-

  1. object prefix: something, things

Usage notes[edit]

Used with transitive verbs.

Etymology 2[edit]

Cf. Classical Nahuatl tla-.

Prefix[edit]

ta-

  1. ambiently, environmentally

Usage notes[edit]

Used with intransitive verbs and adjectives.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wolgemuth, Carl et al. (2002) Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz[1] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 168

Middle English[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ta-

  1. Alternative form of to-

Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *jíá-.

Prefix[edit]

ta-

  1. of; class 8 possessive concord.
  2. of; class 10 possessive concord.