ava

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See also: -ava, 'ava, and āva

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ava (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of kava
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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to avama.

Noun[edit]

ava (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. hole, opening

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Verb[edit]

ava

  1. Second-person singular imperative form of avama.

Guaraní[edit]

Noun[edit]

ava

  1. man

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ava.

Noun[edit]

ava f (plural ave) feminine of avo

  1. female ancestor

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cf. avia. From the feminine of avus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ava f (genitive avae); first declension

  1. grandmother
  2. old wives' tale

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ava avae
genitive avae avārum
dative avae avīs
accusative avam avās
ablative avā avīs
vocative ava avae

Descendants[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Puter) aua
  • (Puter) ova

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aqua, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂.

Noun[edit]

ava f

  1. (Surmiran) water

Derived terms[edit]


Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ava

  1. passage through a coral reef for boats

Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [əˈvɑː], [əˈvɔː], [əˈvaː]

Adverb[edit]

ava (not comparable)

  1. at all
  2. without stopping
  3. of all

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for avannonsera

Verb[edit]

ava

  1. (radio, slang) to announce a song or radio program at its end

Conjugation[edit]

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Tolai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • avat (when not preceding a verb)

Pronoun[edit]

ava

  1. Second-person plural pronoun: you (many)

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Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ava

  1. dative singular of av

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin apis.

Noun[edit]

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ava f (plural ave)

  1. bee