aha

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See also: AHA, ahá, -aha, 'aha, a-ha, ãhʻã, and āhʻā

English[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. An exclamation of understanding, realization, invention, or recognition.
    Aha! That will work.
  2. An exclamation of surprise, exaltation, or contempt.
    Aha! Now I've got you!

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. aha, I see (expresion of understanding, realization, invention or recognition)

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Esperanto[edit]

Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. aha

Ewe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aha (plural ahawo)

  1. alcohol

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑhɑ(ʔ)/, [ˈɑɦɑ(ʔ)]

Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. uh-huh (indicates that the speaker agrees or is simply still listening)

Usage notes[edit]

Depending on the context and intonation (especially with rising intonation), the interjection may instead be interpreted as dismissing or disagreeing with an opinion.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. aha

Further reading[edit]

  • aha in Duden online

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

aha

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌷𐌰

Hadza[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aha m (masc. plural ahabii, fem. ahako, fem. plural ahabee) (Note: the form after a determiner is aha)
  1. tooth (fem. = molar, fem. pl. = adult teeth, masc. pl. = baby teeth)
  2. red velvet mite (Trombidiid)

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *afa, from Proto-Oceanic *apa, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *apa.

Pronoun[edit]

aha

  1. what (interrogative pronoun)
    He aha kēlā?
    What is that?

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒhɒ] or [ɒˈhɒ] (only as an exclamation)

Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. (colloquial) aha (an exclamation of sudden understanding, realization, or recognition)
    Aha, itt a hiba!Aha, here's the problem!
  2. (colloquial) uh-huh (used informally in place of a yes)

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *afa, from Proto-Oceanic *apa, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *apa.

Pronoun[edit]

aha

  1. what (interrogative pronoun)

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ahwō (waters, river), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂ (water).

Noun[edit]

aha f

  1. water
  2. running water, river, stream

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

aha

  1. aha

Further reading[edit]

  • aha in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *afa, from Proto-Oceanic *apa, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *apa.

Pronoun[edit]

aha

  1. what (interrogative pronoun)
  2. which

Sotho[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-jáka, a variant of Proto-Bantu *-jíbaka.

Verb[edit]

aha

  1. to build

Tahitian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *afa, from Proto-Oceanic *apa, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *apa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *apa.

Pronoun[edit]

aha

  1. what (interrogative pronoun)

Toba[edit]

Particle[edit]

aha

  1. yes

References[edit]

  • 2012, María Belén Carpio and Marisa Censabella, Clauses as noun modifiers in Toba, in Relative Clauses in Languages of the Americas (edited by Bernard Comrie and ‎Zarina Estrada Fernández; →ISBN