Amate vs Amae - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between amate and amae
is that amate
is paper produced from the bark of adult ficus
trees while amae
is childlike behaviour aimed at inducing another (such as a parent, spouse, teacher or boss) to take care of one.
As a verb amate
) to dishearten, dismay or amate
can be (obsolete) to be a mate to; to match.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) papel .
Paper produced from the bark of adult Ficus trees.
An art form based on Mexican bark painting from the Otomi culture.
From (etyl) amater, amatir.
(label) To dishearten, dismay.
* (John Milton) (1608-1674)
* , I.i:
- The Silures, to amate the new general, rumoured the overthrow greater than was true.
* 1600 , (Edward Fairfax), The (Jerusalem Delivered) of (w), XI, xii:
- Shall I accuse the hidden cruell fate, / And mightie causes wrought in heauen aboue, / Or the blind God, that doth me thus amate , / For hoped loue to winne me certaine hate?
* , Folio Society, 2006, vol.1, p.230:
- Upon the walls the pagans old and young / Stood hush'd and still, amated and amazed.
* c.1815 , (John Keats), "To Chatterton":
- For the last, he will be much amazed, he will be much amated .
- Thou didst die / A half-blown flow'ret which cold blasts amate .
(obsolete) To be a mate to; to match.
Childlike behaviour aimed at inducing another (such as a parent, spouse, teacher or boss) to take care of one.