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Meaning of "taka" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TAKA

From Bengali.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TAKA

taka  [ˈtɑːkɑː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TAKA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Taka 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 TAKA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bangladeshi taka

The Taka is the currency of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Bank being the central bank of the country controls the issuance of the currency except ৳1 and ৳2 notes, which are the responsibility of the Ministry of Finance of the government of Bangladesh. The most commonly used symbol for the Taka is Tk and ৳, used on receipts while purchasing goods and services. ৳1 is subdivided into 100 poisha. In Bengali, the word "taka" is also commonly used generically to mean any money, currency, or notes. Thus, colloquially, a person speaking Bengali may use "taka" to refer to money regardless of what currency it is denominated in. The currency sign is encoded in Unicode at U+09F3 ৳ bengali currency sign.

Definition of taka in the English dictionary

The definition of taka in the dictionary is the standard monetary unit of Bangladesh, divided into 100 paise.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TAKA


autocar
ˈɔːtəʊˌkɑː
bekah
ˈbiːkɑː
Bhaskar
ˈbʌsˌkɑː
car
kɑː
carr
kɑː
hoka
ˈhɒkɑː
ka
kɑː
markka
ˈmɑːkɑː
markkaa
ˈmɑːkɑː
Neckar
ˈnɛkɑː
pataka
ˈpɑːtɑːkɑː
piwakawaka
piːwɑːkɑːwɑːkɑː
puka
ˈpuːkɑː
rent-a-car
ˈrentəˌkɑː
scar
skɑː
Shankar
ˈʃæŋkɑː
sircar
səˈkɑː
ska
skɑː
supercar
ˈsuːpəˌkɑː
trocar
ˈtrəʊkɑː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TAKA

takable
takahe
Takamatsu
Takao
take
take a bow
take a dim view of
take a leaf out of someone´s book
take a person to the cleaners
take a powder
take a punt at
take a rain check
take a risk
take a running jump
take a whizz
take aback
take account of
take advantage of
take after

WORDS THAT END LIKE TAKA

aka
Chaka
chakalaka
Dhaka
haka
Halaka
jataka
kaka
Kanaka
kapa haka
Karnataka
Lusaka
Melaka
mousaka
moussaka
Osaka
Shaka
sifaka
Tripitaka
waka

Synonyms and antonyms of taka in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «taka» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TAKA

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

Translator English - Chinese

塔卡
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

taka
570 millions of speakers

English

taka
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Taka
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تاكا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

така
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

taka
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

টাকা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

taka
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Taka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

taka
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

タカ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

타카
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Taka
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

taka
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டகா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

टाक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

taka
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

taka
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Taka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

така
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

taka
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

taka
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

taka
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

taka
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

taka
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of taka

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TAKA»

The term «taka» is very widely used and occupies the 7.631 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TAKA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «taka» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «taka» 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 taka

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TAKA»

Discover the use of taka in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to taka and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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LFF Tyberia Blaqk's Taka Act One
Taka Denesho, is a foul tempered, karate wielding female cop in Mudd City, New Jersey.
Tyberia Blaqk, 2010
2
Taka: A Bio-terror Thriller
Two grisly murders point to Hawaii as the new home of the Red Summit terrorist organization.
Terry Fritts, 2006
3
Cook Islands Maori Dictionary
There are twenty extra; Ka rava 'ua 'e rua takau 'akari. A couple of score of coconuts will be enough. [Pn. *te-kau.] taka'ua. 1. Left on one's own, especially of a widow(er). (cf. taka, loose.) Tane taka'ua, tangata taka'ua, widower. Va'ine taka' ua, ...
Jasper Buse, Raututi Taringa, Bruce Biggs, 1995
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Gurudev's Drumming Legacy: Music, Theory, and Nationalism in ...
dhadha klta gadl gana / dhagl klta dhagl tin klta taka ta / ka - dhlra klta dha gl tlra klta / taka ta - na nagl tlta kata ka / tl ti ghida -na dhagln -na dhagl tlta / kata -ta klta taka dha kl ta ta / gl na dha dha / kl ta kida dha taka taka -na glghl / -ta -na dhi  ...
James Kippen, 2006
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Yoshimoto Taka'aki's "Karl Marx": Translation and Commentary
Genius and the Taishū: Commentary on Yoshimoto Taka'aki's Karl Marx He was a man, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon his like again. Hamlet In 1964 when the poet and critic Yoshimoto Taka'aki -- at the time known more by the ...
Manuel Yang, 2008
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Inflectional Morphology: A Theory of Paradigm Structure
Table 5.1 Partial inflectionalparadigm Of Swahili TAKA want' (Ashton 19445701? ) POSITIVE NEGATIVE IV I III I Stem V I IV I III I Stem IS G ni- I li- I taka si- I ku- I taka I I I 2SG u- I li- I taka ha- I u- I ku- I taka (—> hukutaka) I I I I 35 G (C LA S S I)  ...
Gregory T. Stump, 2001
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History of the Yiddish Language
Seemingly, there is no connection with "blowing the shofar" until one recalls that the mediating link here could have been taka. This verb in Hebrew means 'thrust into' (as in Judges 3:21), then 'strike, strike the hand as surety' (as in Proverbs ...
Max Weinreich, 2008
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The Ancient History of the Maori, His Mythology and Traditions
Taka (Taka-roa) te tangata na-hana (nana) te wahine, ka tukutuku ma tatahi a Taka-roa raua k0 Raki, nga (ka) tu a Raki ia Taka. Erna nga papa o Raki puta rawa te huata (tao) ki tua, ko Raki kihai i mate, i Ora ano aia; na konei i aitia tuoitia ai ...
John White, 2011
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Survival Pattern of the Rural Poor: A Case Study of ...
Month Hours of work Total number of Amount earned days worked in taka First From 8 a.m. to 12 noon Full days= 7 Taka 462 From 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Half days=14 Second As above Full days= 7 Taka 502 Half days=16 Third From 6 a.m. to 12 ...
Mohammed Sadeque, 1990
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The Arakmbut--mythology, Spirituality, and History
The boy noticed the Taka coming back past the tree where he was hidden so he killed the Taka by shooting an arrow at him. 'Ahhh!' said the Taka. 'What has happened?' asked the other Taka. 'I am dying', said the shot Taka. The boy, after  ...
Andrew Gray, 1996

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TAKA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term taka is used in the context of the following news items.
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WATCH: Epic tiki taka goal from St Pat's against Man City last night
His finishing alone would make it worth a look, but the sublime tiki taka build-up from his team-mates made it a truly special score. The final pass to cut through ... «Irish Examiner, Jul 15»
2
IFC, govt to launch $1b offshore taka-linked bond
The International Finance Corporation and the Bangladesh government are set to launch a $1 billion offshore taka-linked bond, a move that can help ... «The Daily Star, Apr 15»
3
One, two taka coins, notes to go off market: Muhith
Coins and notes of both one and two taka will be taken off, Finance Minister AMA Muhith said at the Bangladesh Secretariat. Speaking to journalists, the minister ... «The Daily Star, Jan 15»
4
Zeman: 'I hate Tiki-Taka'
Zdenek Zeman was typically forthright, calling Roma “boring,” saying he “hates Tiki-Taka” and why he chose Cagliari. The chain-smoking prophet of the 4-3-3 is ... «Football Italia, Nov 14»
5
Pep on his hatred of tiki-taka
Barcelona's ability to dominate teams and possession with their tiki-taka passing style won them plaudits around the world. But Guardiola told Perarnau: "I loathe ... «BBC Sport, Oct 14»
6
Ipswich Town Under 14s do the trick quickly for slick tiki-taka Tractor …
Just like the tiki-taka style of play employed by Pep Guardiola's famous Barcelona side - who won three La Liga titles and two Champions League trophies in ... «Daily Mail, Oct 14»
7
Taka Hayashi celebrates new Vault by Vans with visit to Vancouver
You don't have to be a shoe snob or certified sneakerhead to know that the latest Taka Hayashi for Vault by Vans collection is 100-per-cent street-style cool. «Vancouver Sun, Oct 14»
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Interview: Spain should not dump tiki-taka, says Capdevila
Spain's tiki-taka style, which took the world by storm during their golden period, has come under heavy scrutiny but Capdevila, who had 60 caps for the country, ... «Reuters, Sep 14»
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Manchester City's David Silva insists Spain's 'tiki-taka' style is not …
Spain star David Silva believes the deposed world champions will not abandon their style while attempting to qualify for the 2016 European Championship. «Mirror.co.uk, Sep 14»
10
All hail tiki-taka
CASTLE Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) coaches have welcomed the tiki-taka philosophy after finishing their two-day coaching clinic under the La Masia ... «NewsDay, Jul 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Taka [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/taka>. Nov 2019 ».
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