tatu

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

tatu ‎(plural tatus)

  1. Archaic form of tattoo. (decorative ink design on the skin)

Verb[edit]

tatu ‎(third-person singular simple present tatus, present participle tatuing, simple past and past participle tatued)

  1. Archaic form of tattoo. (decorative ink design on the skin)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tatu ‎(plural tatus)

  1. Alternative form of tatou (giant armadillo)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Chichewa[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tatu

  1. three

Guaraní[edit]

Noun[edit]

tatu

  1. armadillo

Hungarian[edit]

tatu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɒtu/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧tu

Noun[edit]

tatu ‎(plural tatuk)

  1. armadillo

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Tupi, compare Guaraní tatu.

Noun[edit]

tatu m (plural tatus)

  1. armadillo
  2. (colloquial, South Brazil) booger

Romanian[edit]

Tatu

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French tatou.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tatu m ‎(plural tatu)

  1. armadillo (burrowing mammal covered with bony, jointed, protective plates)

Declension[edit]

  • Because of its unusual ending, this noun cannot be inflected normally. Inflected forms are often avoided.

Swahili[edit]

Swahili cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : -tatu

Cardinal number[edit]

-tatu (declinable)

  1. (cardinal) three

Inflection[edit]


Tahitian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tatu

  1. to mark