uta

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See also: Uta, UTA, uța, úta, ũta, -uta, -uța, and -uță

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

uta (uncountable)

  1. cutaneous leishmaniasis

Etymology 2[edit]

Japanese うた

Noun[edit]

uta (plural utas or uta)

  1. A kind of Japanese poem.

Anagrams[edit]


Chuukese[edit]

Verb[edit]

uta

  1. to stand up

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ūta

  1. Romanization of 𐌿𐍄𐌰

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

uta

  1. Rōmaji transcription of うた

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

uta

  1. vomit

Maori[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *quta, from Proto-Oceanic *qutan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qutan, from Proto-Austronesian *quCaN (scrubland, bush).

Noun[edit]

uta

  1. interior (the inside regions of a country or island)
  2. land (from a sea or water perspective)
  3. the shore

Adjective[edit]

uta

  1. inland (from a coastal perspective)
  2. ashore

Usage notes[edit]

A location word, or locative, which follows immediately after particles such as ki, i, hei and kei or is preceded by a when used as the subject of the sentence.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *uta, from Proto-Oceanic *(ʀ)ucan (load, cargo, freight).

Noun[edit]

uta

  1. load
  2. contribution
  3. import; export
    uta maiimport
    uta atuexport

Verb[edit]

uta (passive utaina)

  1. to load on, put on

References[edit]

uta” in John C. Moorfield, Te Aka: Maori-English, English-Maori Dictionary and Index, 3rd edition, Longman/Pearson Education New Zealand, 2011, →ISBN.


Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Noun[edit]

uta

  1. tick (tiny woodland arachnid)

Pukapukan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *quta, from Proto-Oceanic *qutan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qutan, from Proto-Austronesian *quCaN (scrubland, bush).

Noun[edit]

uta

  1. land (as opposed to the sea)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *uta, from Proto-Oceanic *(ʀ)ucan (load, cargo, freight).

Verb[edit]

uta

  1. to load onto, lift up, place on
    Uta atu ake aku niu ia ki lunga o tō poti nā.
    Please will you lift up my coconuts onto your boat?

Further reading[edit]


Swahili[edit]

uta

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *bʊ̀táà.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

uta (u class, plural nyuta)

  1. bow (for arrows)
    Synonym: upinde
    • 2017 August 18, BBC News Swahili[1]:
      Baada ya kukabidhi uta, mshale na shoka lake kwa mwindaji mwenzake wa Hadzabe, Zigwadzee alishika fimbo fupi iliyochongoka na akaingia shimoni.
      After handing over his bow, arrow and ax to his fellow Hadzabe hunter, Zigwadzee grabbed a short pointed stick and entered the pit.

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse útan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²ʉːtɐ/, /²œɵ̯ːtɐ/, /²e̞u̯ːtɐ/
  • (preposition, before vowel) IPA(key): /²ʉːtɐɳ/, /²œɵ̯ːtɐɳ/, /²e̞u̯ːtɐn/

Preposition[edit]

uta

  1. Outside.
  2. East of.

Adverb[edit]

uta

  1. By heart.
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (before vowels) utan
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Contraction of ut (out) + å, a (on.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʉ(ː)tɐ/, /ɪsɐ/

Preposition[edit]

uta

  1. Contraction of ut å.
    ...å gä si isa vâtnen
    ...and went out on the water

Adverb[edit]

uta

  1. Contraction of ut å.
    di skäot isa bātn
    they pushed the boat out [from land]
Derived terms[edit]

Yoruba[edit]

ọkùnrin Awúsá tó ń ṣa uta láti tà

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ita (Ìlàjẹ, Ọ̀wọ̀, Ìkálẹ̀)

Etymology[edit]

From u- (nominalizing prefix) +‎ ta (to be spicy).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uta

  1. (Ào, Ekiti) Alternative form of ata (pepper)