ага

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See also: аға and яға

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish آغا(ağa) (Turkish ağa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ага́ (agám

  1. (historical) agha, master, patron

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • ага in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • ага in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

Chechen[edit]

Noun[edit]

ага (agaclass dd

  1. crib

Verb[edit]

ага (aga)

  1. to chisel
    Цо тархах шена садаӀаран цӀа аьгна
    Co tarχaχ šena sadaʿaran c̣a ägna
    He chiseled himself a resting place from rock

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish آغا(ağa) (Turkish ağa).

Noun[edit]

ага (agam

  1. agha
  2. (archaic) master, patron

Declension[edit]


Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

а́га (ágaf anim (genitive а́ги, nominative plural а́ги, genitive plural аг)

  1. cane toad (Bufo marinus, now Rhinella marina)
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish آغا(ağa), Turkish ağa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ага́ (agáf anim (genitive аги́, nominative plural аги́, genitive plural аг)

  1. (historical, Turkey, Central Asia) agha, master, patron
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ага́ (ahá or agá)

  1. yep, yeah (colloquial form of yes)
  2. aha, uh-huh (indicates that the speaker is listening to you, but does not necessarily imply agreement)
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish آغا(ağa) (Turkish ağa, aga).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎɡa/
  • Hyphenation: а‧га

Noun[edit]

а̀га m (Latin spelling àga)

  1. agha
  2. (dated) master
  3. (dated) patron

Declension[edit]