massa

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See also: mässa and Massa

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

massa (plural massas)

  1. (US, historical, colloquial) Eye dialect spelling of master, representing African American Vernacular English.

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Associated with slavery.

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Catalan[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

massa m, f (masculine plural massos, feminine plural masses)

  1. too much, too many

Adverb[edit]

massa

  1. too (to an excessive degree)
  2. excessively, too much

Noun[edit]

massa f (plural masses)

  1. mass
  2. dough

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin massa - mass.

Noun[edit]

massa

  1. mass

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

massa f, m (plural massa's, diminutive massaatje n)

  1. mass, large amount
  2. (physics) mass
  3. A large group of people.
    Was er veel volk? — Massa's!
    Were there a lot of people? — Masses!
    opium voor de massa
    opium for the masses

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

massa

  1. mass
  2. bulk

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

massa

  1. third-person singular past historic of masser

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

massa f (plural masse)

  1. mass
  2. crowd

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μᾶζα (maza, bread).

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Noun[edit]

massa f (genitive massae); first declension

  1. mass, bulk (of material)
  2. load, burden
  3. dough
  4. lump

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative massa massae
genitive massae massārum
dative massae massīs
accusative massam massās
ablative massā massīs
vocative massa massae

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese massa, from Latin massa (mass; dough), from Ancient Greek μᾶζα (maza, bread), from μάσσω (massō, I handle; I knead), probably from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂ǵ-.

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Noun[edit]

massa f (plural massas)

  1. dough (mix of flour and other ingredients)
  2. a concentration of substance or tightly packed objects
  3. mortar (mixture for bonding bricks)
  4. multitude (a great mass of people)
  5. (uncountable, physics) mass (quantity of matter which a body contains, irrespective of its bulk or volume)
  6. (Brazil, slang, uncountable) money

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Adjective[edit]

massa m, f (plural massas; comparable)

  1. (Brazil, informal) cool (in fashion, part of or fitting the in-crowd)

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Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

massa c

  1. a mass (of people; the masses), a large crowd
  2. a lot (of), many
    en massa saker
    a lot of things
    massor av saker
    lots of things
  3. a mass (a substance)
  4. (physics) mass (as measured in kilograms)

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