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vit

vit

See also: Vít, vît, and vịt

Albanian

Noun

vit m (indefinite plural vite or vjet, definite singular viti, definite plural vjetit)

  1. year
Derived terms

Faroese

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [viːt]

Noun

vit n (genitive singular vits, uncountable)

  1. intelligence
  2. consciousness
Synonyms
  • (intelligence): skilningur, fatan, skyn, skil
Declension
n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative vit vitið
Accusative vit vitið
Dative viti vitinum
Genitive vits vitsins

Etymology 2

From Old Norse vit.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [viːt], hasty: IPA(key): [vɪtː]

Pronoun

vit

  1. we
Declension
Synonyms
  • okur (Sandoy, Suðuroy)

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vi/

Etymology 1

See voir.

Verb

vit

  1. third-person singular past historic of voir

Etymology 2

See vivre.

Verb

vit

  1. third-person singular present indicative of vivre

Etymology 3

From Old French vit, from Latin vectis (rod, lever).

Noun

vit m (plural vits)

  1. (obsolete, literary) pintle, John Thomas (****)
    • 1785, Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, Les 120 journées de Sodome, ou l'École du libertinage
      Ce fut Durcet qui, ce matin-là, se prêta aux exercices de pollutions, et, comme son vit était extraordinairement petit, il donna plus de peine aux écolières.
      It was Durcet who, that morning, took part in the spunking exercises, and, as his dick was extraordinarily small, he caused the school girls more grief.

Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vɪːt/
  • Rhymes: -ɪːt

Noun

vit n (genitive singular vits, no plural)

  1. wits, an intellect
  2. comfortable
    • Hávamál (English source, Icelandic sourve)
      Vits er þörf
      þeim er víða ratar.
      Dælt er heima hvað.
      Að augabragði verður
      sá er ekki kann
      og með snotrum situr.
      Wits must he have
      who wanders wide,
      But all is easy at home;
      At the witless man
      the wise shall wink
      When among such men he sits.
    Viðskiptavit.
    Business acumen.

Declension

Derived terms

  • vitfirring
  • vitfirringur
  • vitfirrtur
  • vitgrannur
  • vitiborinn
  • vitlaus
  • vitlausrahæli
  • vitlegur
  • vitleysa
  • vitleysingur
  • vitmaður
  • vitneskja
  • vitorð
  • vitringur
  • vitrænn
  • vitskertur
  • vitsmunalíf
  • vitsmunir
  • vitstola

See also

  • skynsemi
  • greind

Lojban

Rafsi

vit

  1. rafsi of vitci.

Norwegian Bokmål

Verb

vit

  1. imperative of vite

Norwegian Nynorsk

Verb

vit

  1. imperative of vita and vite

Old French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vit/

Etymology 1

From Latin vectis (rod).

Noun

vit m (oblique plural viz or vitz, nominative singular viz or vitz, nominative plural vit)

  1. (vulgar) dick; cock (human ****)

Descendants

Etymology 2

see veoir

Verb

vit

  1. Third-person singular past historic of veoir

Etymology 3

see vivre

Verb

vit

  1. third-person singular present indicative of vivre

Old Norse

Pronoun

vit

  1. first-person dual pronoun (we two)

Descendants


Swedish

Alternative forms

  • hvit (obsolete since 1906)

Etymology

From Old Swedish hvīter, from Old Norse hvítr, from Proto-Germanic *hwītaz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos.

Pronunciation

Adjective

vit

  1. of the colour white

Inflection

Inflection of vit
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular vit vitare vitast
Neuter singular vitt vitare vitast
Plural vita vitare vitast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 vite vitare vitaste
All vita vitare vitaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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