andas

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See also: andás and ändas

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

andas

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of andar

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: an‧das

Noun[edit]

andas

  1. a bier
    1. a litter to transport the corpse of a dead person
    2. a platform or stand where a body or coffin is placed
  2. (Christianity) a framework for carrying religions images during a procession; a litter

Galician[edit]

Procession of Saint John, Ferrol, Galicia

Etymology 1[edit]

Attested since circa 1300. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese amedes (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin amites.[1] Cognate with Portuguese and Spanish andas.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

andas f pl

  1. stretcher, gurney, litter
    • c1295, R. Lorenzo (ed.), La traducción gallega de la Crónica General y de la Crónica de Castilla. Ourense: I.E.O.P.F., page 690:
      Et por esta razõ sempre andou en andas et en colo dos omes ata que morreu.
      And for this reason he always went in litters and in the arms of men until he died
    Synonyms: angarellas, padiola
  2. (religion) litter used for carrying an image during a procession

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

andas

  1. Second-person singular (ti) present indicative of andar

References[edit]

  • andes” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • andes” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • andas” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • andas” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • andas” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

andas f pl (plural only)

  1. stilts (poles with footrests used by entertainers)
  2. (Christianity) a framework for carrying religions images during a procession

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

andas

  1. second-person singular (tu) present indicative of andar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈandas/, [ˈãn̪d̪as]

Noun[edit]

andas

  1. plural of anda

Verb[edit]

andas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of andar.

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

andas

  1. indefinite genitive singular of anda

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish anda, from Old Norse anda (to breathe), from Proto-Germanic *anadōną.

Verb[edit]

andas (present andas, preterite andades, supine andats, imperative andas)

  1. to breathe; to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs
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