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Definitions and meaning of vita

vita

Etymology

From Latin vīta (life).

Noun

vita (plural vitae or vitas)

  1. A hagiography; a biography of a saint.
  2. A curriculum vitae.

Faroese

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vita, from Proto-Germanic *witaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (see).

Verb

vita (third person singular past indicative visti, third person plural past indicative vistu, supine vitað)

  1. To know.
Conjugation
Related terms
  • vitan
  • vitigur
  • vitlítil
  • vitleysur

See also

  • vitja

Etymology 2

Inflected form of viti

Noun

vita m

  1. indefinite accusative singular of viti
  2. indefinite dative singular of viti
  3. indefinite genitive singular of viti
  4. indefinite genitive plural of viti

Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋitɑ/, [ˈʋit̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -itɑ
  • Syllabification: vi‧ta

Noun

vita

  1. pondweed (an aquatic plant of the genus Potamogeton)

Declension

Hypernyms

  • uposkasvi (an underwater plant)
  • vitakasvi (a plant of the family Potamogetonaceae)

Hyponyms

  • ahvenvita (Potamogeton perfoliatus)
  • hapsivita (Potamogeton pectinatus)
  • heinävita (Potamogeton gramineus)
  • hentovita (Potamogeton pusillus)
  • jouhivita (Potamogeton rutilus)
  • kyhmyvita (Potamogeton trichoides)
  • litteävita (Potamogeton compressus)
  • lähdevita (Potamogeton coloratus)
  • merivita (Potamogeton filiformis)
  • nauhavita (Potamogeton x sparganiifolius)
  • otalehtivita (Potamogeton friesii)
  • pikkuvita (Potamogeton berchtoldii)
  • pitkälehtivita (Potamogeton praelongus)
  • poimuvita (Potamogeton crispus)
  • purovita (Potamogeton alpinus)
  • soikkovita (Potamogeton nodosus)
  • suippuvita (Potamogeton acutifolius)
  • tatarvita (Potamogeton polygonifolius)
  • tuppivita (Potamogeton vaginatus)
  • tylppälehtivita (Potamogeton obtusifolius)
  • uistinvita (Potamogeton natans)
  • vaskivita (Potamogeton x angustifolius)
  • välkevita (Potamogeton lucens)

Anagrams

  • ivat, tavi, vati, viat

Hungarian

Etymology

Back-formation from vitat.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈvitɒ]
  • Hyphenation: vi‧ta
  • Rhymes: -tɒ

Noun

vita (plural viták)

  1. debate

Declension

Derived terms

  • vitás
  • vitázik

References

Further reading

  • vita in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɪːta/
  • Rhymes: -ɪːta

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vita, from Proto-Germanic *witaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (see).

Verb

vita (preterite-present verb, third-person singular present indicative veit, third-person singular past indicative vissi, supine vitað)

  1. To know.
  2. To see, check.

Conjugation

Derived terms
  • þúst
  • eins og alþjóð veit
  • eitt mátt þú vita
  • vita vel/vita fyrir víst/vita með vissu/vita fyrir satt (to be sure)
    Hann er svindlari og ég veit þetta fyrir víst.
  • það er ekki að vita/það er aldrei að vita (you never know)
    Það er aldrei að vita hvenær næsta tækifæri býðst.
  • láta [einhvern] vita (to let [someone] know)
    Látið mig vita ef ykkur vantar eitthvað.
  • það má guð vita/það má hamingjan vita/það má fjandinn vita/það má Óðinn vita (God knows)
  • Hvernig förum við að því að borga þetta? Það má fjandinn vita.
  • vita um eitthvað/ vita um einhvern (to know about something/someone)
    Ég veit ekkert um þetta mál.
  • vita af einhverju (know about something)
  • vita af sér (to be pleased with one self)
    Hann er laglegur og veit af sér.
  • (archaic) vita á eitthvað (predicts)
    Þessi draumur veit á illt.
  • vita til einhvers (to know something. bad/good:)
    Það er hörmulegt að vita til þess að það skuli ekki vera hægt að lækna þetta
  • vita ekki haus né sporð á einhverju (know nothing about something)
    Veistu hverskonar maður hann er?- Nei, ég veit ekki haus né sporð á honum.

Etymology 2

Noun

vita

  1. inflection of viti:
    1. indefinite accusative
    2. indefinite dative singular
    3. indefinite genitive

Interlingua

Noun

vita (plural vitas)

  1. life

Related terms

  • vital

Italian

Etymology

From Latin vīta, from Proto-Italic *gʷītā, possibly a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂, from the root *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈvi.ta/
  • Rhymes: -ita
  • Hyphenation: vì‧ta

Noun

vita f (plural vite)

  1. life
  2. waist

Related terms

Anagrams

  • vati

Ladin

Etymology

From Latin vīta.

Noun

vita f (plural vites)

  1. life

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Italic *gʷītā. Possibly corresponds to a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Ancient Greek βίοτος (bíotos, life), Old Irish bethu, bethad, Irish beatha, Welsh bywyd, Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ, life), Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life")), ultimately from *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯iː.ta/, [ˈu̯iːt̪ä]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈvi.ta/, [ˈviːt̪ä]

Noun

vīta f (genitive vītae); first declension

  1. life
  2. (by extension) living, support, subsistence
  3. a way of life
  4. real life, not fiction
  5. (figuratively) mankind, the living

Declension

First-declension noun.

Derived terms

Related terms

Descendants

Verb

vītā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of vītō

References

  • vita in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vita in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vita in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vita in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)

Malagasy

Adjective

vita

  1. finished, complete, completed
  2. (figuratively) dead

Verb

vita

  1. To finish, complete, do, accomplish.

Related terms

See also

  • mahavita

Neapolitan

Alternative forms

  • bita

Etymology

From Latin vīta. Compare Italian vita.

Noun

vita f (plural vite)

  1. life

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vita, from Proto-Germanic *witaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (see).

Alternative forms

  • vete, vite (e infinitives)
  • veta (a infinitive)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /²ʋiːtɑ/ (example of pronunciation)

Verb

vita (present tense veit, past tense visste, past participle visst, passive infinitive vitast, present participle vitande, imperative vit)

  1. To know, the story of someone's life.
Derived terms
  • allvitande

Etymology 2

From Latin vita (life).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /¹ʋiːtɑ/ (example of pronunciation)

Noun

vita n (definite singular vitaet, indefinite plural vita, definite plural vitaa)

  1. biography
    Synonym: biografi

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /¹ʋiːtɑ/ (example of pronunciation)

Noun

vita n

  1. definite plural of vit

References

  • “vita” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Old Norse

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *witaną (to know), from Proto-Indo-European *wóyde (to have seen, know), originally a perfect form of *weyd- (to see). Cognate with Old English witan, Old Frisian wita, Old Saxon witan, Old Dutch witan, Old High German wizzan, Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐍄𐌰𐌽 (witan).

Verb

vita (singular past indicative vissi, plural past indicative vissu, past participle vitaðr)

  1. to know
Conjugation
Descendants

Old Swedish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vita, from Proto-Germanic *witaną.

Verb

vita

  1. To know.
Conjugation
Descendants
  • Swedish: veta

Etymology 2

From Old Norse víta, from Proto-Germanic *wītaną.

Verb

vīta

  1. To prove.
  2. To accuse.
Conjugation

Piedmontese

Etymology

From Latin vīta, from Proto-Italic *gʷītā, possibly a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂, from the root *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

Noun

vita f (plural vite)

  1. life

Romansch

Etymology 1

From Latin vīta.

Noun

vita f (plural vitas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) life
Alternative forms
  • veta (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran)

Etymology 2

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

vita f (plural vitas)

  1. (anatomy, Rumantsch Grischun, Vallader) waist
Alternative forms
  • veta (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran)
Synonyms
  • taglia (Rumantsch Grischun, Surmiran, Puter)

Serbo-Croatian

Participle

vita (Cyrillic spelling вита)

  1. inflection of viti:
    1. feminine singular passive past participle
    2. neuter plural passive past participle

Swahili

Pronunciation

Noun

vita

  1. plural of kita: war

Swedish

Adjective

vita

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of vit.

Tsonga

Etymology

From Proto-Bantu *-bɪ́dia, causative form of Proto-Bantu *-bɪ́da.

Verb

vita

  1. To call.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • VISUALIZE, to call up a clear visual image.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)