basa

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

basa (plural basas)

  1. The catfish Pangasius bocourti.

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

basa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of basar
  2. second-person singular imperative of basar

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)basəq.

Adjective[edit]

basa

  1. wet (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid)

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Bass or French basse.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

basa f

  1. (music) bass (musical instrument)
  2. (informal) A crate used to transport bottles.
  3. (informal, expressive) prison (a place of long-term confinement for those convicted of serious crimes)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ basa in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2007

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

basa

  1. third-person singular past historic of baser

Anagrams[edit]


Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)basəq.

Adjective[edit]

basâ (diminutive basâ-basâ)

  1. damp, soaked, wet

Verb[edit]

basâ (diminutive basâ-basâ)

  1. to drench, to wet

Verb[edit]

bása (diminutive basá-bása)

  1. to read

Hungarian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ottoman Turkish başa, of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɒʃɒ/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧sa

Noun[edit]

basa (plural basák)

  1. pasha

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

basa

  1. low

Derived terms[edit]

  • basigar (to make low, lower, shorten the height of)

Ilocano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)basəq.

Adjective[edit]

basa

  1. wet (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid)

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbˠɑsˠə], [ˈbˠasˠə]

Noun[edit]

basa f

  1. plural form of bas

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
basa bhasa mbasa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

basa

  1. third-person singular present of basare
  2. second-person singular imperative of basare

Anagrams[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit भाषा (bhāṣā)

Noun[edit]

basa

  1. language

See also[edit]


Kapampangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)basəq.

Adjective[edit]

basa

  1. wet (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid)

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

basa m (please provide plural)

  1. base

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

basa

  1. first-person singular preterite and imperfect indicative of is
  2. second-person singular preterite and imperfect indicative of is

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
basa basa
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbasa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

basa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of basar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of basar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of basar.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bas (leader of the daily, actual work) + -a to construct the verb.

Verb[edit]

basa (present basar, preterite basade, supine basat, imperative basa)

  1. (dated) to lead, and direct, the daily work

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)basəq.

Adjective[edit]

basa

  1. wet (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

basa

  1. read

Venetian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

basa

  1. feminine form of baso