dawa

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dawa

  1. third-person singular present of dawaś

Sundanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dawa

  1. lawsuit; a dispute carried before a court or authority.

References[edit]

  • “Dawa” in Jonathan Rigg, A Dictionary of the Sunda language (1862), page 103.

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic دواء‎ (dawāʾ).

Noun[edit]

dawa (n class, plural dawa)

  1. medicine

Usage notes[edit]

In its strictest sense, this word means "medicine", but is used generally for anything that improves or protects the condition of another thing; for example dawa ya viatu (dawa of the shoes) means "shoe polish".


Welsh[edit]

Verb[edit]

dawa

  1. Mutated form of tawa.