nua

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Catalan[edit]

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nua

  1. feminine form of nu

Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish núa, from Proto-Celtic *nowyos (compare Welsh newydd, Breton nevez), from Proto-Indo-European *néwos (new).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [n̪ˠuə]
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): [n̪ˠuː]

Adjective[edit]

nua (comparative nuaí, genitive singular masculine nua, genitive singular feminine nuaí, plural nua)

  1. new

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nua f

  1. feminine form of nu

Rapa Nui[edit]

Noun[edit]

nua

  1. mother

Usage notes[edit]

Considered archaic. Modern usage is matu'a vahine or matu'a poreko.