va

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *ua(d), from Proto-Indo-European *weh₂dʰ- (to go, walk). It is impossible to determine whether it is genetically related to Latin vadum or a loanword[1].

Noun[edit]

va m, f

  1. ford, anchorage
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.405

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vānus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -a

Adjective[edit]

va m (feminine vana, masculine plural vans, feminine plural vanes)

  1. vain

Verb[edit]

va

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of anar

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

Numeral[edit]

va

  1. (cardinal) four

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin vadere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

va

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

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Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

va f

  1. feminine form of van

Interlingua[edit]

Verb[edit]

va

  1. present of ir
  2. present of vader

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vadit form of vadere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

va

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

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

va

  1. rōmaji reading of ゔぁ
  2. rōmaji reading of ヴァ

Lithuanian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

va

  1. there, here

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Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

va (rafsi vaz)

  1. there

Related terms[edit]

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Manx[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

va (dependent form row)

  1. past tense of bee

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

(el/ea) va (modal auxiliary; third-person singular form of vrea, used with infinitives to form future indicative tenses)

  1. (he/she) will
    va fi aici mai târziu?
    will he/she be here later?

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin vādit, third person singular present active indicative of vādō. It is also rarely used as a second person singular imperative form, meaning "go", from Latin vāde.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

va

  1. (to go), only used in mai va (see usage notes).
  2. (regional) go (imperative), (plural vați)
Usage notes[edit]

The conjugation for this verb is defective, with the only remaining form being va, used in the expression "mai va", meaning "it will take longer or there is more to go (until then)".

Synonyms[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin vādere, present active infinitive of vādō.

Verb[edit]

va

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of ir.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of ir.

Swedish[edit]

A står för avlopp

Abbreviation[edit]

va

  1. water supply and sewage; abbreviation of vatten och avlopp

Related terms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

va

  1. huh? what? A request that the speaker repeat his last statement. Contraction of vad.
    Va?
    What did you say?

See also[edit]

Verb[edit]

va

  1. (colloquial) Contraction of vara.

Uzbek[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

va

  1. and

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vadit, vadunt, vadis, and vade forms of vadere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

va

  1. present indicative third-person of nar
  2. (regional) present indicative second-person singular of nar
  3. present imperative second-person singular of nar