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Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also ATE, até, -ate, and -áte

Contents

English

Pronunciation

Verb

ate

  1. Simple past of eat.

Translations

Anagrams


Basque

Noun

ate

  1. door

Filipino

Noun

ate

  1. big sister

Lithuanian

Interjection

ate

  1. goodbye (informal)

Maori

Etymology

Common Oceanian, compare Indonesian hati

Noun

ate

  1. liver

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /'a.t̪e/

Etymology 1

Nahuatl origin

Noun

ate

  1. A kind of Mexican jelly candy made by cooking fruit pulp, usually from guava, quince, peach or prickly pear.

Etymology 2

From atar

Verb

ate (infinitive: atar)

  1. first-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of atar.
  2. formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of atar.
  3. third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of atar.







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