Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "coati" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD COATI

From Portuguese coatì, from Tupi, literally: belt-nosed, from cua belt + tim nose.
info
Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp
section

PRONUNCIATION OF COATI

coati  [kəʊˈɑːtɪ] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COATI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Coati is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES COATI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

coati

Coati

Coatis, genera Nasua and Nasuella, also known as coatimundi /koʊˌɑːtɨˈmʌndi/, Mexican tejón, cholugo, or moncún, hog-nosed coons, and other names, are members of the raccoon family. They are diurnal mammals native to South America, Central America, and south-western North America. The term is reported to be derived from the Tupi language.

Definition of coati in the English dictionary

The definition of coati in the dictionary is any omnivorous mammal of the genera Nasua and Nasuella, of Central and South America: family Procyonidae, order Carnivora. They are related to but larger than the raccoons, having a long flexible snout and a brindled coat.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COATI


aarti
ˈɑːtɪ
afterparty
ˈɑːftəˌpɑːtɪ
Almaty
ælˈmɑːtɪ
arty
ˈɑːtɪ
digerati
ˌdɪdʒəˈrɑːtɪ
flokati
fləˈkɑːtɪ
Frascati
fræˈskɑːtɪ
Gujarati
ˌɡʊdʒjəˈrɑːtɪ
hearty
ˈhɑːtɪ
karate
kəˈrɑːtɪ
Marathi
məˈrɑːtɪ
Masbate
mæsˈbɑːtɪ
party
ˈpɑːtɪ
smarty
ˈsmɑːtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COATI

coat dress
coat hanger
coat of arms
coat of mail
coat rack
coat-of-mail shell
coat-tail
Coatbridge
coated
coatee
coater
Coates
coati-mondi
coati-mundi
coating
coatless
coatroom
coatstand
coattend
coattest

WORDS THAT END LIKE COATI

Amati
Amravati
basmati
chapati
Cincinnati
crorepati
Gauhati
glitterati
illuminati
Kiribati
Kiritimati
Komati
lati
literati
obbligati
Parvati
sati
Tati
vanaspati
zati

Synonyms and antonyms of coati in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «coati» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF COATI

Find out the translation of coati to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of coati from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «coati» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

浣熊
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

coatí
570 millions of speakers

English

coati
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

coati
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القوطي حيوان أميركي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

коати
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

quati
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

coati
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

animal aux États-Unis
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Coati
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nasenbären
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ハナグマ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

곰의 일종
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyambut damel
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

coati
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

coati
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोटा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kayoti
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

coati
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ostronos
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

коаті
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Coati
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

coati
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Coati
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

coati
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

coati
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of coati

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COATI»

The term «coati» is regularly used and occupies the 106.199 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
51
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «coati» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of coati
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «coati».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COATI» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «coati» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «coati» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about coati

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COATI»

Discover the use of coati in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to coati and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
White-Nosed Coati: Raccoon's Cousin
Learn how the secretive coati hunt, raise their young, and survive out in the wild. You'll also see how humans are helping to make sure that they are protected.
Joyce L. Markovics, 2012
2
A Field Guide to Mammal Tracking in Western America
Coati The range of the coati (also called coatimundi) extends from Central America into the southern U.S. Animals up to two years in age roam in bands of as many as 20 individuals. Older males accompany these bands only for a short time ...
James C. Halfpenny, 1986
3
International Wildlife Encyclopedia: Chickaree - crabs
The coati (N. narica, above) is also known as the coatimundi, a name first used by Central and South American peoples to refer to a lone male. The word "coati" was applied to the animal only when it was encountered in groups. Cobras ( Indian ...
‎2002
4
Raccoons and Their Relatives
The mountain, or little coati, is about half the size of the white-nosed coati and is placed in a distinct genus, Nasuella. Its head and body are 360-390mm long and the tail 200-240mm. This species is usually a gray-brown colour, with darker ...
David Stone, 1995
5
Raccoons: A Natural History
The South American coati occurs east of the Andes from Colombia and south to Uruguay and Argentina. Though the white-nosed and South American coatis can be distinguished by several skull characteristics, these are not readily observed.
Samuel I. Zeveloff, 2002
6
The Complete Capuchin: The Biology of the Genus Cebus
Capuchins have learned to take advantage of those rare occasions and may snatch an infant coati from its nest while its mother is away. Sometimes they even try to take a coati pup when the mother is present. On one such occasion we ...
Dorothy M. Fragaszy, Elisabetta Visalberghi, Linda M. Fedigan, 2004
7
Reproductive Biology of a Tropical Procyonid, the ...
Some 80% of the world's mammals reside in the tropics, but few---and almost no longlived---species there have been subjects of reproductive research.
Gerald Allen Binczik, 2006
8
Elsevier's Dictionary of Mammals
335 Natalus stramineus 4351 Nasua narica Carnivora - Procyonidae e White- nosed Coati d Weißrüsselbär; Nasenbär; Coati; Weißrüsselnasenbär f Coati brun ; Coati à nez blanc i Nasua del naso bianco; Coati a naso bianco 4352 Nasua ...
Murray Wrobel, 2006
9
Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical ...
Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.), Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden. Coati bran, Viverra narica, Linn.", to which he referred Buffon's "pi. 48" (the same plate is also referred to the preceding species!). 3. " Le Coati roux.
Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.), Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden, 1880
10
BULLETIN OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL ...
Coati brim, Yiverra narica, Linn.", to which be referred Buffon's "pi. 48" (the same plate is also refeiTed to the preceding species!). 3. " Le Coati ronx, Yiverra nasua, Linn.", to which is referred Schreber's "pi. 118." In 1820 he made a still more ...
F.V. HAYDEN, 1880

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COATI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term coati is used in the context of the following news items.
1
"The 78 Project Movie" at Birthplace of County Music Museum for $5 …
... The Bo-Keys with Percy Wiggins, John Paul Keith, Ben Vaughn, The Easy Leaves, Little Wings, Gaby Moreno and Adam Levy, Coati Mundi, ... «Kingsport Times News, Jul 15»
2
After prompt match-making, white tiger to get mate
In exchange, the city zoo will get a pair of white lions, a pair of Siberian tigers, 15 ring-tailed coati, two llamas, and five squirrel monkeys. But the ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
3
Rescued bear cub finds new home in Tucson facility
The Coati Kid Clubhouse on the Desert Loop Trail at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is among the attractions that drew 39.1 million people ... «Arizona Daily Star, Jul 15»
4
The DVD Wrapup: Danny Collins, Get Hard, Decline of Western …
... Coati Mundi, Chris Stein and Elliott Murphy. They all fit into the underground scene organically, but aren't asked to impersonate themselves. «Movie City News, Jul 15»
5
Animal Defenders International saves circus and other animals in Peru
The operation began at 2am, with the ADI team loading into carriers thirty one monkeys, four coati mundis, and four kinkajous (a delightful ... «Examiner.com, Jul 15»
6
OPS connects special education students with work-based learning …
He'd wind past the coati from Central America, the smelly, piglike peccaries, and his personal favorite, the turkey vulture that Zachery swore ... «Omaha World-Herald, Jul 15»
7
Beast Brewing celebrates passage of Arizona beer bill
Beast will be offering six of beers on tap: Beast Ale, their flagship ale, Sexy Beast Coffee Stout, Coati Stout, Thunderbird Double IPA, Fiery ... «Sierra Vista Herald, Jul 15»
8
Last week was a banner week for fascism
I would suppose next you can marry your pet Coati Mundi. I think it was Shakespeare who once said “Darkness always comes dressed as ... «Marietta Daily Journal, Jul 15»
9
German films are a highlight of children's film fest in Tel Aviv
However, they manage to have above-average fun with their grandparents, who come up with all kinds of inventions, and with a coati. «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jun 15»
10
Zoo workers get creative to combat summer heat
Hannah Hunsinger | The Sanford Herald Aloha Safari Zoo manager Tiffany Treemont feeds a coati chilled fruit to help her keep cool during the ... «Sanford Herald, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Coati [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/coati>. Jul 2019 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z