alia

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See also: Alia, alía, aliá, and -alia

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

alia

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

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin alia

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alia (accusative singular alian, plural aliaj, accusative plural aliajn)

  1. other, another
    • 1915, L. L. Zamenhof (translator), Malnova Testamento, Genezo 25:1.
      Kaj Abraham prenis alian edzinon, kiu estis nomata Ketura.
      And Abraham took another wife, who was named Ketura.

Usage notes[edit]

In negative expressions, alia may be followed either by ol or krom, e.g. li prizorgas neniun alian, ol sin mem/krom si mem “he looks after no one other than/apart from himself”.

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

alia

  1. nominative plural of alium
  2. accusative plural of alium
  3. vocative plural of alium

Adjective[edit]

alia

  1. feminine nominative singular of alius
  2. feminine vocative singular of alius
  3. neuter nominative plural of alius
  4. neuter accusative plural of alius
  5. neuter nominative plural of alius

aliā

  1. feminine ablative singular of alius

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References[edit]

  • alia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “alia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • alia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) the case is exactly similar (entirely different): eadem (longe alia) est huius rei ratio
    • (ambiguous) systematic succession, concatenation: continuatio seriesque rerum, ut alia ex alia nexa et omnes inter se aptae colligataeque sint (N. D. 1. 4. 9)

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

alia

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of aliar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of aliar