tita

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See also: titá, tità, titã, Tità, Titã, and Tita

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tagalog tita, from Spanish tita.

Noun[edit]

tita (plural titas)

  1. (Philippines) an aunt; auntie
  2. (Philippines, slang) a young adult woman exhibiting the stereotypical characteristics of a Filipina aunt

Coordinate terms[edit]


Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tita, diminutive of tía (aunt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ti‧ta
  • IPA(key): /ˈtita/

Noun[edit]

títa (masculine tito)

  1. an aunt (the sister of either parent)
    Synonyms: tiya, inaon

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tit.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tita f (plural tites)

  1. turkey hen
  2. (childish) penis

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tita, diminutive of tía (aunt), from Late Latin thia, from Ancient Greek θεία (theía).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ti‧ta

Noun[edit]

tita (masculine tito)

  1. an aunt; the sister of either parent
  2. a female cousin of either parent
  3. an affectionate or honorific term for a woman of an older generation than oneself

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:tita.

Synonyms[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तिक्त (tikta). Cognate with Assamese তিতা (tita).

Adjective[edit]

tita

  1. bitter

Romanian[edit]

Interjection[edit]

tita

  1. Obsolete form of atâta.

References[edit]

  • tita in Academia Română, Micul dicționar academic, ediția a II-a, Bucharest: Univers Enciclopedic, 2010. →ISBN

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtita/ [ˈt̪i.t̪a]
  • Rhymes: -ita
  • Hyphenation: ti‧ta

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

tita f (plural titas)

  1. theta; the Greek letter Θ, θ
    Synonyms: zeta, theta

Etymology 2[edit]

From teta ("grandma").

Noun[edit]

tita f (plural titas, masculine tito, masculine plural titos)

  1. (colloquial, endearing, Mexico) Grandma

Etymology 3[edit]

From tía +‎ -ita.

Noun[edit]

tita f (plural titas, masculine tito, masculine plural titos)

  1. (Philippines) aunt
  2. (colloquial, Spain) auntie

Further reading[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tita c

  1. a tit in the Poecile genus

Declension[edit]

Declension of tita 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tita titan titor titorna
Genitive titas titans titors titornas

Derived terms[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tita, from tía (aunt) + -ita (diminutive suffix), from Late Latin thia, from Ancient Greek θεία (theía).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ti‧ta
  • IPA(key): /ˈtita/, [ˈti.tɐ]

Noun[edit]

tita

  1. feminine of tito: aunt; auntie
    Synonyms: tiya, tiyang, tiyahin, ale, inain, (slang) nana, tsang
  2. (slang) young adult woman exhibiting the stereotypical characteristics of a Filipino aunt

Derived terms[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian titah (word, command).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tita

  1. (intransitive) to speak
  2. (intransitive) to instruct

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of tita
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st totita fotita mitita
2nd notita nitita
3rd Masculine otita itita, yotita
Feminine motita
Neuter itita
- archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh