wati

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Cebuano[edit]

Noun[edit]

wati

  1. earthworm

Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

wati

  1. spouse
  2. husband, bridegroom, groom (wati tagane, to specify of the male sex)
  3. wife, bride (wati alewa, to specify of the female sex)
  4. consort
  5. brother-in-law, sister-in-law

Usage notes[edit]

The word wati is used to signify "brother-in-law" or "sister-in-law" only when the person is the opposite sex of the antecedent person being referred to. For a woman's sister-in-law, one should use dauve. For a man's brother-in-law, one should used tavale.


Masbatenyo[edit]

Noun[edit]

wati

  1. earthworm

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈwati/, [ˈwɐtɪ]

Noun[edit]

wati

  1. man, particularly one who has been initiated
  2. husband

Adverb[edit]

wati

  1. across

Warlpiri[edit]

Noun[edit]

wati

  1. man