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See also matá, máta, mätä, matā, and mâţă

Campidanese Sardinian

Etymology

From Spanish, perhaps from Late Latin matta.

Noun

mata

  1. tree

Catalan

Noun

mata

  1. shrub

Crimean Tatar

Noun

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  1. little brother

Declension

Synonyms

Usage notes

  • Corresponding words in standard Crimean Tatar: kadâ, qardaş.

Fijian

Etymology

Compare Indonesian mata, Maori mata, Tagalog mata.

Noun

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

French

Verb

mata

  1. Third-person singular past historic of mater.

Galician

Verb

mata

  1. third-person singular present indicative of matar.
  2. second-person singular imperative of matar.

Gilbertese

Etymology

Compare Maori mata, Tagalog mata.

Adjective

mata

  1. undercooked

Noun

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye
  2. colour, hue
  3. lamp or lantern, any object used to shed light
  4. any sort of opening such as a lid or entrance, eye of needle

Indonesian

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Etymology

Compare Fijian mata, Maori mata, Tagalog mata.

Noun

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

Derived terms


Malay

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Noun

mata

  1. eye (organ)
  2. eye (of a potato)

Maori

Etymology 1

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, compare Indonesian mentah, Chamorro mata'.

Adjective

mata

  1. raw

Etymology 2

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, compare Fijian mata, Indonesian mata, Tagalog mata.

Noun

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

Norwegian

Verb

mata

  1. fed; Past tense of mate.

Romanian

Pronoun

mata [[Category:Template:lang:ro pronouns|mata]]

  1. you

Spanish

Etymology

Perhaps from Late Latin matta.

Noun

mata f. (plural matas)

Singular
mata f.

Plural
matas f.

  1. shrub
  2. sprig
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) mastic tree, Pistacia lentiscus

Synonyms

  • (tree):

Verb

mata

  1. Third-person singular indicative present of matar.
  2. Second-person singular imperative of of matar.

Swedish

Pronunciation

Verb

mata

  1. feed; helping a baby or a very young animal to eat
  2. continuously deliver
    Skrivaren måste ha gått sönder, den bara matar ut pappren ett efter ett så fort jag satt i dem = The printer must be broken, it spits out the papers, one by one, as fast as I've put them in

Conjugation

Infinitive mata
Present tense matar
Past tense matade
Supine matat
Imperative mata
Present participle matande, matande
Past participle matad

Tagalog

Etymology

Compare Fijian mata, Indonesian mata, Maori mata.

Noun

mata

  1. (anatomy) eye

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