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4 letters words from 'anta'

ANTA 4TANA 4

3 letters words from 'anta'

ANA 3ANT 3
NAT 3TAN 3

2 letters words from 'anta'

AA 2AN 2
AT 2NA 2
TA 2 

All 4 letters words made out of anta

anta nata atna tana ntaa tnaa anat naat aant aant naat anat atan taan aatn aatn taan atan ntaa tnaa nata anta tana atna

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Definitions and meaning of anta

anta

Etymology

From Latin antae (pilasters)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈæn.tə/

Noun

anta (plural antae or antas)

  1. (architecture) A kind of pier produced by thickening a wall at its termination, treated architecturally as a pilaster, with capital and base.

Related terms

  • in antis

Anagrams

  • AANT, Anat, Nata, Tana, anat., naat, taan, tana

Galician

Alternative forms

  • ante

Etymology

Probably from Latin antae (jamb); alternatively from a substrate Indo-European language

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈanta̝/

Noun

anta m (plural antas)

  1. dolmen, menhir, megalith; landmark
    Synonyms: arca, forno
  2. large vertical stone used in the construction of drystone walls
    Synonym: chanto

Derived terms

  • Anta
  • Antas
  • Antas de Ulla
  • Antela
  • Antelo

References

  • “anta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “anta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • “anta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “anta” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “anta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Hausa

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʔán.tàː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [ʔán.tàː]

Noun

antā̀ f (possessed form antàr̃)

  1. Alternative spelling of hanta

Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈan.ta/

Etymology 1

From Latin antae f pl.

Noun

anta f (plural ante)

  1. door (of furniture)
  2. shutter (of window)
  3. sash (of window)
  4. panel
Synonyms
  • sportello
  • pannello

Etymology 2

From the suffix -anta common to quaranta (forty), cinquanta (fifty), sessanta (sixty), settanta (seventy), ottanta (eighty), and novanta (ninety).

Noun

anta m pl (plural only)

  1. (informal) forties, fifties, sixties, ... (in someone's age)

Anagrams

  • Tana, nata, tana

Japanese

Romanization

anta

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あんた

Ludian

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *antadak.

Verb

anta

  1. give

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

an- +‎ ta; from German [Term?]

Verb

anta (imperative anta, present tense antar, passive antas, simple past antok, past participle antatt, present participle antakende)

  1. to assume, presume
  2. to accept, approve

Derived terms

  • antagelig, antakelig
  • antagelse, antakelse

References

  • “anta” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Pali

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Sanskrit अन्त (anta).

Noun

anta m

  1. end
  2. goal
  3. top

Declension

Derived terms

  • kāranta (final sound of word)

Noun

anta n

  1. intestine, tharm

Declension


Portuguese

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈɐ̃.tɐ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈɐ̃.ta/, /ˈɐ̃.tɐ/
  • Hyphenation: an‧ta

Etymology 1

From Old Portuguese anta, from Latin antās, antae pl.

Noun

anta f (plural antas)

  1. (architecture) anta
  2. dolmen (prehistoric megalithic tomb)
    Synonym: dólmen

Etymology 2

From Arabic لَمْتَة(lamta).

Noun

anta f (plural antas)

  1. tapir (large odd-toed ungulate with a long prehensile upper lip of the family Tapiridae)
    Synonym: tapir

Noun

anta m, f (plural antas)

  1. (Brazil, figuratively) a stupid person

Spanish

Etymology

From ante.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈanta/, [ˈãn̪.t̪a]

Noun

anta f (plural antas)

  1. female equivalent of ante; moose, elk
  2. (Bolivia) tapir (large odd-toed ungulate with a long prehensile upper lip of the family Tapiridae.)
    Synonyms: tapir, anteburro, sachavaca, danta, ante

Further reading

  • “anta” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swedish

Etymology

Apocopic form of antaga, calqued from Middle Low German annemen or German annehmen. All compounds with the verb ta have gone through apocope and those forms are now the standard ones, see also avta/avtaga, inta/intaga and överta/övertaga. Cognate with Danish antage, Norwegian Bokmål anta, Norwegian Nynorsk anta, antake, antaka. Morphologically the same as native Swedish åta (åtaga) and English ontake.

Pronunciation

Verb

anta (present antar, preterite antog, supine antagit, imperative anta)

  1. to suppose, to presume, to guess
  2. to accept an offer
  3. (especially in the past participle) to accept (to a school, etc.)

Conjugation

Derived terms

  • antagning
  • antagande

References

  • anta in Nationalencyklopedin (needs an authorization fee).
  • anta in Svenska Akademiens ordbok (SAOB)

Anagrams

  • anat, anat.

Tagalog

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʔan.ˈta/, /ˈʔan.ta/

Noun

antá or anta

  1. rancidity; rancid odor

Derived terms


Source: wiktionary.org
  • a square pilaster each side of a doorway.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)