taxi

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Shortened from taximeter cab, taximeter(automatic meter that records distance and fare) from French taximètre, from German Taxameter (whence also English taxameter), coined from Medieval Latin taxa(tax, charge).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi ‎(plural taxis or taxies)

  1. A vehicle that may be hired for single journeys by members of the public, driven by a taxi driver.
  2. (South Africa) A share taxi.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (vehicle hired for single journeys): cab
  • (vehicle hired for single journeys): taxicab (from taximeter cabriolet)

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Verb[edit]

taxi ‎(third-person singular simple present taxies or taxis, present participle taxiing or taxying, simple past and past participle taxied)

  1. To move an aircraft on the ground under its own power.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=taxi

Asturian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(plural taxis)

  1. taxi (vehicle)

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi c ‎(definite singular taxien, indefinite plural taxier, definite plural taxierne)

  1. a taxi

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(plural taxi's, diminutive taxietje n)

  1. taxi

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(plural taxis)

  1. taxi
  2. (by extension) taxi driver
  3. (by extension) helicopter or plane used for transport
  4. (military) act of transporting troops

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Taxi.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɒksi]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧xi

Noun[edit]

taxi ‎(plural taxik)

  1. taxi (a vehicle that may be hired for single journeys by members of the public, driven by a taxi driver)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative taxi taxik
accusative taxit taxikat
dative taxinak taxiknak
instrumental taxival taxikkal
causal-final taxiért taxikért
translative taxivá taxikká
terminative taxiig taxikig
essive-formal taxiként taxikként
essive-modal
inessive taxiban taxikban
superessive taxin taxikon
adessive taxinál taxiknál
illative taxiba taxikba
sublative taxira taxikra
allative taxihoz taxikhoz
elative taxiból taxikból
delative taxiról taxikról
ablative taxitól taxiktól
Possessive forms of taxi
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. taxim taxijaim
2nd person sing. taxid taxijaid
3rd person sing. taxija taxijai
1st person plural taxink taxijaink
2nd person plural taxitok taxijaitok
3rd person plural taxijuk taxijaik

Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(plural taxi)

  1. taxi

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxī

  1. nominative plural of taxus
  2. genitive singular of taxus
  3. vocative plural of taxus

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English taxi.

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(plural taxis)

  1. (Jersey) taxi

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English taxi

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(definite singular taxien, indefinite plural taxier, definite plural taxiene)

  1. a taxi (only cars)

Synonyms[edit]

  • drosje (also horse-drawn vehicles, etc.)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English taxi

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(definite singular taxien, indefinite plural taxiar, definite plural taxiane)

  1. a taxi (cars only)

Synonyms[edit]

  • drosje (also horse-drawn vehicles, etc.)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French taxi.

Noun[edit]

taxi n ‎(plural taxiuri)

  1. taxi

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi m ‎(plural taxis)

  1. taxi

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi c

  1. taxi

Declension[edit]

Inflection of taxi 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative taxi taxin taxibilar taxibilarna
Genitive taxis taxins taxibilars taxibilarnas

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Walloon[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxi m

  1. (nonstandard) taxi