"pitan" meaning in Yoruba

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Verb

IPA: /k͡pì.tã̀/
Etymology: From pa (“to tell”) +‎ ìtàn (“story, history”). Etymology templates: {{compound|yo|pa|ìtàn|t1=to tell|t2=story, history}} pa (“to tell”) +‎ ìtàn (“story, history”) Head templates: {{head|yo|verb|head=pìtàn}} pìtàn, {{yo-pos|verb|pìtàn}} pìtàn, {{yo-verb|pìtàn}} pìtàn Forms: pìtàn [canonical]
  1. to tell a story or historical account
    Sense id: pitan-yo-verb-f6xs149K Categories (other): Yoruba compound words

Download JSON data for pitan meaning in Yoruba (1.1kB)

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  "derived": [
    {
      "english": "a surname",
      "word": "Adépìtàn"
    },
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      "english": "historian",
      "word": "apìtàn"
    }
  ],
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        "to tell a story or historical account"
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