awa

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See also: áwa, 'awa, and āwa

Angolar[edit]

Noun[edit]

awa

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Philippe Maurer, L'angolar: un créole afro-portugais parlé à São Tomé (1995, ISBN 3875481127): "awa [HH] eau (ptg. agua). awa boka bave. awa ngairu ruisseau, fleuve. awa ȏngȇ n'na ome sperme. awa rago ~ rogo eau de noix de coco. awa wȇ larme."

Chickasaw[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

awa

  1. and (used only in numerical expressions such as awa chaffa)

Guajajára[edit]

Noun[edit]

awa

  1. man

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “awa” in Carl Harrison, Carole Harrison, Dicionário Guajajára-Português, Associação Internacional de Linguística SIL - Brasil, 2013.

Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: a‧wa

Noun[edit]

awā̀ f (plural awowi)

  1. hour

Hawaiian[edit]

Noun[edit]

awa

  1. port

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

áwà

  1. compassion, mercy, pity

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

awa

  1. rōmaji reading of あわ

Media Lengua[edit]

Noun[edit]

awa

  1. water

References[edit]


Nigerian Pidgin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English our.

Adjective[edit]

awa

  1. our

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

awa

  1. water

References[edit]


Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ə'wɑ:/

Adverb[edit]

awa (not comparable)

  1. away

Adjective[edit]

awa (comparative mair awa, superlative maist awa)

  1. absent, gone, distant

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit [script needed] (ava).

Noun[edit]

awa

  1. compassion, mercy, pity