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Valid words made from Geta

You can make 22 words from 'geta' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'geta'

GATE 5GEAT 5
GETA 5 

3 letters words from 'geta'

AGE 4ATE 3
EAT 3ETA 3
GAE 4GAT 4
GET 4TAE 3
TAG 4TEA 3
TEG 4 

2 letters words from 'geta'

AE 2AG 3
AT 2EA 2
ET 2TA 2
TE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of geta

geta egta gtea tgea etga tega geat egat gaet aget eagt aegt gtae tgae gate agte tage atge etag teag eatg aetg taeg ateg

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Definitions and meaning of geta

geta

Etymology

Borrowed from Japanese 下駄 (geta).

Noun

geta (plural getas or geta)

  1. A Japanese raised wooden clog, worn with traditional Japanese garments such as the kimono.
    • 1982 July, Robert Dillon, Geta As A Karate Training Tool, Black Belt, page 70,
      The Japanese geta or wooden sandal is a superb, though little-utilized, tool for training in the martial arts. [] The geta are flat, wooden sandals raised on vertical slats.

Translations

See also

  • zori

Anagrams

  • -gate, EGTA, ETag, GATE, Gate, Geat, e-tag, gate, geat

Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse geta (whence also English get), from Proto-Germanic *getaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰed- (take, seize). Compare Danish gide, Swedish gitta.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈcɛːta/ ()
  • Rhymes: -ɛːta

Verb

geta (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative gat, third-person plural past indicative gátum, supine getað/getið)

  1. (auxiliary verb) to be able
  2. (only in elevated speech) to father, to beget
    • Genesis 5:3 (Icelandic, English)
      Adam lifði hundrað og þrjátíu ár. Þá gat hann son í líking sinni, eftir sinni mynd, og nefndi hann Set.
      When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image; and he named him Seth.

Conjugation

Usage notes
  • Geta (1) requires the supine (sagnbót) form of an accompanying verb, rather than the bare infinitive.
    • Incorrect: Ég get ekki segja þér hvers vegna.
    • Correct: Ég get ekki sagt þér hvers vegna.
      • I cannot tell you why.
  • The supine of geta (1) is getað, the supine of geta (2) is getið
    • Hann hefur ekki getað talað við son sinn.
      • He has not been able to speak with his son
    • Hann hefur getið son.
      • He has begotten a son.


Derived terms

  • eins og hann frekast gat
  • eins og nærri má geta

See also

  • valda

Noun

geta f (genitive singular getu, nominative plural getur)

  1. ability

Declension


Indonesian

Etymology

From Malay geta, from Persian کت(kat, throne).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ɡəˈta]
  • Hyphenation: gê‧ta

Noun

gêta (plural, first-person possessive getaku, second-person possessive getamu, third-person possessive getanya)

  1. (Classical Indonesian) throne.
    Synonyms: takhta, singgasana

Further reading

  • “geta” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Japanese

Romanization

geta

  1. Rōmaji transcription of げた
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ゲタ

Malay

Noun

geta

  1. dais, throne

Old Norse

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *getaną.

Verb

geta (singular past indicative gat, plural past indicative gátu, past participle getinn)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to get
  2. (transitive, with genitive) to guess

Conjugation

Descendants

References

  • geta in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Phuthi

Verb

-geta

  1. to add

Inflection

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Spanish

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Japanese 下駄 (geta).

Pronunciation 1

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡe̞.ta̠]

Noun

geta f (plural getas)

  1. (clothing) geta.

Etymology 2

From Latin Geta, from Ancient Greek Γέτης (Gétēs).

Pronunciation 2

  • IPA(key): [ˈxe̞.ta̠]
  • Homophones: jeta

Noun

geta m or f (plural getas)

  1. (demonym) Geat.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a Japanese wooden sandal with a thong between the toe.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)