yate

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English ȝate, yate, ȝeat, alternative forms of gate, gat, from Old English ġeat (a gate, door), from Proto-Germanic *gatą (hole, opening).

Noun[edit]

yate (plural yates)

  1. Obsolete form of gate.
    • c. 1420, Hoccleve, Thomas, Dialogue:
      Syn he of helthe hath opned me the yate
    • 1579, Spenser, Edmund, “May”, in The Shepheardes Calender; republished as The Works of that Famous English Poet, Mr. Edmond Spenser, London: Henry Hills, 1679, page 21:
      For thy my Kiddie, be ruled by me,
      And never give trust to his trechery:
      And if he chance come when I am abroad,
      Spar the yate fast, for fear of fraud.
    • 1847, Brontë, Emily, Wuthering Heights, London: Smith, Elder & Co., published 1870, page 69:
      He's left th' yate at t' full swing, and Miss's pony has trodden dahn two rigs o' corn , and plottered through, raight o'er into t' meadow!

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown

Noun[edit]

yate (plural yates)

  1. Any of several species of Eucalyptus.

Anagrams[edit]


Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish yate.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ya‧te
  • IPA(key): /ˈjate/

Noun[edit]

yate

  1. yacht

Derived terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish yate, from English yacht.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ya‧te
  • IPA(key): /ˈjate/, [ˈjat̪ɪ]

Noun[edit]

yate

  1. yacht

Quotations[edit]


Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ate, from Proto-Central-Pacific *qate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Noun[edit]

yate

  1. (anatomy) liver (organ of the body)

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

yate (plural yatis)

  1. Alternative form of gate (gate)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English yacht, from Dutch jacht.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈʝate/, [ˈɟ͡ʝa.t̪e]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈʃate/, [ˈʃa.t̪e]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈʒate/, [ˈʒa.t̪e]

Noun[edit]

yate m (plural yates)

  1. yacht

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish yate (yacht).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ya‧te
  • IPA(key): /ˈjate/, [ˈjɐ.te]

Noun[edit]

yate

  1. yacht

Derived terms[edit]


Yola[edit]

Contraction[edit]

yate

  1. Alternative form of yeeit

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith, page 80