🌏 Region(s): Kyushu (Kagoshima)
ごたっ : gotaq · gota' | define meaning
gotaq · gota'
Appended to regular verbs in their volitional-presumptive -o form, and to shimo nidan (lower bigrade) verbs in their -u (-ū) form. Used to indicate the notion of wanting or wishing to do something.
"want to eat"
"want to play"
"want to give up" (shimo nidan verb)
Reduced form of the Kyushu verb ごたる gotaru "to want (to do something)".
Variants in Kagoshima include ごあっ goaq ~ goa' and ごちゃっ gochaq ~ gocha'.