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Meaning of "tatouay" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TATOUAY

From Spanish tatuay, from Guarani tatu ai, from tatu armadillo + ai worthless (because inedible).
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PRONUNCIATION OF TATOUAY

tatouay  [ˈtætʊˌeɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TATOUAY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tatouay 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 TATOUAY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of tatouay in the English dictionary

The definition of tatouay in the dictionary is a large armadillo, Cabassous tatouay, of South America.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TATOUAY


Benue
ˈbɛnʊˌeɪ
boulevardier
buːlˈvɑːdɪˌeɪ
couturier
kuːˈtʊərɪˌeɪ
denier
ˈdɛnɪˌeɪ
dossier
ˈdɒsɪˌeɪ
Fourier
ˈfʊərɪˌeɪ
millier
ˈmɪlɪˌeɪ
Olivier
əˈlɪvɪˌeɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TATOUAY

tater
tath
Tati
tatie
tatou
TATP
tatpurusha
Tatra Mountains
tatsoi
TATT
Tatt´s
tatted
tatter
tatterdemalion
tatterdemallion
tattered
tatters
tattersall
Tattersall´s
tattie

WORDS THAT END LIKE TATOUAY

anyway
away
ay
bay
be that as it may
birthday
Blu-ray
Conway
day
display
everyday
free alongside quay
Friday
from day to day
gay
in a way
Paraguay
quay
Torquay
Uruguay

Synonyms and antonyms of tatouay in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tatouay» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TATOUAY

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The translations of tatouay from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «tatouay» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

tatouay
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tatouay
570 millions of speakers

English

tatouay
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

tatouay
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

tatouay
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

tatouay
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tatouay
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

tatouay
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tatouay
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tatouay
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

tatouay
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

tatouay
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

tatouay
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tatouay
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

tatouay
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

tatouay
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Tatouay
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tatouay
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tatouay
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tatouay
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

tatouay
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

tatouay
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

tatouay
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

tatouay
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

tatouay
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tatouay
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tatouay

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TATOUAY»

The term «tatouay» is used very little and occupies the 189.047 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TATOUAY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TATOUAY»

Discover the use of tatouay in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tatouay and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Mammals of South America, Volume 1: Marsupials, Xenarthrans, ...
Map 70 Marginal localities for Cabassous chacoensis and Cabassous, tatouay △ natural history: This species appears to be confined to the xeric habitats of the Gran Chaco. Little else is known about its natural history. When handled, males ...
Alfred L. Gardner, 2008
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Mammals of the Neotropics, Volume 3: Ecuador, Bolivia, Brazil
When handled, males emit a loud grunt, but females remain silent (Meritt 1985; Wetzel 1982b). Cabassous tatouay (Desmarest, 1804) Greater Naked-tailed Armadillo Description Cabassous tatouay is rather large compared with C. unicinctus.
John F. Eisenberg, Kent H. Redford, 2000
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Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals
C. tatouay has large and prominent ears, whereas C. unicinctus has the smallest. It also has powerful claws with large nails, which allows it to dig rapidly.27 C. tatouay changes burrows every day and does not return to them.9,33 These ...
Murray E. Fowler, Zalmir S. Cubas, 2008
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Illustrated natural history of the animal kingdom: being a ...
Of this there is a single species, the Tatouay, or Twelve- banded Armadillo : the Cabassou Tatouay of Gervais ; the Dasypus unicinctus of Linnaeus. Its general color is brown, its ears long, its anterior claws strong, the scales thinner than in the ...
Samuel Griswold Goodrich, 1859
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Johnson's natural history: comprehensive, scientific, and ...
Of this there is a single species, the Tatouay, or Twelve- banded Armadillo : the Cabassou Tatouay of Gervais ; the Dasypus unicinctus of Linnaeus. Its general color is brown, its ears long, its anterior claws strong, the scales thinner than in the ...
Samuel Griswold Goodrich, 1868
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Proceedings
... 377 peba 1805, 371 1805, 372 1805, 373 1808, 378 septemcincta 1805, 371 tatouay 1805, 378 tricincta 1805, 380 villosa 1805, 370 Tautoga 1801, 417 Tavia albilinea . . 1807, 71 biocularis 1807, 71 caliginosa 1807, 70 catocaloïdes 1807,  ...
Zoological Society of London, 1872
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Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (1832).
D. gymnurus, Illiger ; P. Max. Beitr. ii. 529. D. tatouay, Desm. Mamm. 369 ; Tschudi, Faun. Peru, 206 ; Guerin, Icon. Mamm. t. 34. f. 2. D. duodecim-cinctus, Schreb. Saugeth. 225, t. 75, 76. Tatusia tatouay, Lesson, Man. 311. D. multieincta , Thunb ...
‎1865
8
Elsevier's Dictionary of Mammals
Tatouay 696 Cabassous unicinctus Cingulata - Dasypodidae e Eleven-banded Armadillo; Twelvebanded Armadillo; Broad-banded Armadillo; Southern Naked- tailed Armadillo d Nacktschwanzgürteltier 692 CabassousCingulata ...
Murray Wrobel, 2006
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The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization
Dasypus Tatouay (the Twelve-banded Armadillo.) Cheek-teeth ^ ; tail round, less than half the length of the body, covered with scattered tubercles ; shield, with twelve or thirteen moveable bands, formed of broad rectangular plates ; ears large ...
baron Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, 1827
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A Classified Index and Synopsis of the Animal Kingdom: ...
257 tatouay, v. 277 three banded, iii. 256 twelve banded, iii. 257 velu, v. 279 Tatouay, iii. 257 Tatouhou, v. 276 Tatous, iii. 255; v. 278 Tatusies, v. 276 Taupe, v . 108 de Canada, v. 110 des Dunes, v. 242 grande, du cap, v. 242 Taurelephantes ...
Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, 2012

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TATOUAY»

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EN ENTRE RIOS, QUEDAN 55 MAMIFEROS AUTOCTONOS
Apunta que son 19 las especies que pueden considerarse como Citas Dudosas: Monodelphis dimidiata (colicorto pampeano), Cabassous tatouay (Tatú-aí o ... «APF Digital, Nov 07»

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« EDUCALINGO. Tatouay [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tatouay>. Jan 2021 ».
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