anza

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Cimbrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

anza f (plural [please provide])

  1. small snake

References[edit]

  • “anza” in Umberto Martello Martalar, Alfonso Bellotto, Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Setti Communi vicentini, 1st edition, 1974.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

anza

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌽𐌶𐌰

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From anz (answer) and -a (turns nouns into verbs). Literally meaning "to answer".

Verb[edit]

anza

  1. Obsolete spelling of ansa

Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

-anza (infinitive kwanza)

  1. to begin

Usage notes[edit]

The phrasing -a kwanza usually means "first", literally "of the beginning".

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of -anza
Non-finite forms
Form Positive Negative
Infinitive kwanza
kuanza
kutoanza
Simple finite forms
Positive form Singular Plural
Imperative anza anzeni
Habitual huanza
Complex finite forms
Polarity Persons Persons / Classes Classes
1st 2nd 3rd / M-wa M-mi Ma Ki-vi N U Ku Pa Mu
Sg. Pl. Sg. Pl. Sg. / 1 Pl. / 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 / 14 15 / 17 16 18
Past
Positive nilianza
nalianza
tulianza
twalianza
ulianza
walianza
mlianza
mwalianza
alianza walianza ulianza ilianza lilianza yalianza kilianza vilianza ilianza zilianza ulianza kulianza palianza mulianza
Relative nilioanza
nalioanza
tulioanza
twalioanza
ulioanza
walioanza
mlioanza
mwalioanza
alioanza walioanza ulioanza ilioanza lilioanza yalioanza kilioanza vilioanza ilioanza zilioanza ulioanza kulioanza palioanza mulioanza
Negative sikuanza hatukuanza hukuanza hamkuanza hakuanza hawakuanza haukuanza haikuanza halikuanza hayakuanza hakikuanza havikuanza haikuanza hazikuanza haukuanza hakukuanza hapakuanza hamukuanza
Present
Positive ninaanza
naanza
tunaanza unaanza mnaanza anaanza wanaanza unaanza inaanza linaanza yanaanza kinaanza vinaanza inaanza zinaanza unaanza kunaanza panaanza munaanza
Relative ninaoanza
naoanza
tunaoanza unaoanza mnaoanza anaoanza wanaoanza unaoanza inaoanza linaoanza yanaoanza kinaoanza vinaoanza inaoanza zinaoanza unaoanza kunaoanza panaoanza munaoanza
Negative sianzi hatuanzi huanzi hamanzi haanzi hawaanzi hauanzi haianzi halianzi hayaanzi hakianzi havianzi haianzi hazianzi hauanzi hakuanzi hapaanzi hamuanzi
Future
Positive nitaanza tutaanza utaanza mtaanza ataanza wataanza utaanza itaanza litaanza yataanza kitaanza vitaanza itaanza zitaanza utaanza kutaanza pataanza mutaanza
Relative nitakaoanza tutakaoanza utakaoanza mtakaoanza atakaoanza watakaoanza utakaoanza itakaoanza litakaoanza yatakaoanza kitakaoanza vitakaoanza itakaoanza zitakaoanza utakaoanza kutakaoanza patakaoanza mutakaoanza
Negative sitaanza hatutaanza hutaanza hamtaanza hataanza hawataanza hautaanza haitaanza halitaanza hayataanza hakitaanza havitaanza haitaanza hazitaanza hautaanza hakutaanza hapataanza hamutaanza
Subjunctive
Positive nianze tuanze uanze manze aanze waanze uanze ianze lianze yaanze kianze vianze ianze zianze uanze kuanze paanze muanze
Negative nisianze tusianze usianze msianze asianze wasianze usianze isianze lisianze yasianze kisianze visianze isianze zisianze usianze kusianze pasianze musianze
Present Conditional
Positive ningeanza tungeanza ungeanza mngeanza angeanza wangeanza ungeanza ingeanza lingeanza yangeanza kingeanza vingeanza ingeanza zingeanza ungeanza kungeanza pangeanza mungeanza
Negative nisingeanza
singeanza
tusingeanza
hatungeanza
usingeanza
hungeanza
msingeanza
hamngeanza
asingeanza
hangeanza
wasingeanza
hawangeanza
usingeanza
haungeanza
isingeanza
haingeanza
lisingeanza
halingeanza
yasingeanza
hayangeanza
kisingeanza
hakingeanza
visingeanza
havingeanza
isingeanza
haingeanza
zisingeanza
hazingeanza
usingeanza
haungeanza
kusingeanza
hakungeanza
pasingeanza
hapangeanza
musingeanza
hamungeanza
Past Conditional
Positive ningalianza tungalianza ungalianza mngalianza angalianza wangalianza ungalianza ingalianza lingalianza yangalianza kingalianza vingalianza ingalianza zingalianza ungalianza kungalianza pangalianza mungalianza
Negative nisingalianza
singalianza
tusingalianza
hatungalianza
usingalianza
hungalianza
msingalianza
hamngalianza
asingalianza
hangalianza
wasingalianza
hawangalianza
usingalianza
haungalianza
isingalianza
haingalianza
lisingalianza
halingalianza
yasingalianza
hayangalianza
kisingalianza
hakingalianza
visingalianza
havingalianza
isingalianza
haingalianza
zisingalianza
hazingalianza
usingalianza
haungalianza
kusingalianza
hakungalianza
pasingalianza
hapangalianza
musingalianza
hamungalianza
Conditional Contrary to Fact
Positive ningelianza tungelianza ungelianza mngelianza angelianza wangelianza ungelianza ingelianza lingelianza yangelianza kingelianza vingelianza ingelianza zingelianza ungelianza kungelianza pangelianza mungelianza
General Relative
Positive nianzao tuanzao uanzao manzao aanzao waanzao uanzao ianzao lianzao yaanzao kianzao vianzao ianzao zianzao uanzao kuanzao paanzao muanzao
Negative nisioanza tusioanza usioanza msioanza asioanza wasioanza usioanza isioanza lisioanza yasioanza kisioanza visioanza isioanza zisioanza usioanza kusioanza pasioanza musioanza
Gnomic
Positive naanza twaanza waanza mwaanza aanza waanza waanza yaanza laanza yaanza chaanza vyaanza yaanza zaanza waanza kwaanza paanza mwaanza
Perfect
Positive nimeanza tumeanza umeanza mmeanza ameanza wameanza umeanza imeanza limeanza yameanza kimeanza vimeanza imeanza zimeanza umeanza kumeanza pameanza mumeanza
"Already"
Positive nimeshaanza tumeshaanza umeshaanza mmeshaanza ameshaanza wameshaanza umeshaanza imeshaanza limeshaanza yameshaanza kimeshaanza vimeshaanza imeshaanza zimeshaanza umeshaanza kumeshaanza pameshaanza mumeshaanza
"Not yet"
Negative sijaanza hatujaanza hujaanza hamjaanza hajaanza hawajaanza haujaanza haijaanza halijaanza hayajaanza hakijaanza havijaanza haijaanza hazijaanza haujaanza hakujaanza hapajaanza hamujaanza
"If/When"
Positive nikianza tukianza ukianza mkianza akianza wakianza ukianza ikianza likianza yakianza kikianza vikianza ikianza zikianza ukianza kukianza pakianza mukianza
"If not"
Negative nisipoanza tusipoanza usipoanza msipoanza asipoanza wasipoanza usipoanza isipoanza lisipoanza yasipoanza kisipoanza visipoanza isipoanza zisipoanza usipoanza kusipoanza pasipoanza musipoanza
Consecutive
Positive nikaanza tukaanza ukaanza mkaanza akaanza wakaanza ukaanza ikaanza likaanza yakaanza kikaanza vikaanza ikaanza zikaanza ukaanza kukaanza pakaanza mukaanza
Not all possible forms are listed in the table. Transitive verbs can take object concords, relative concords can agree with all noun classes, and many other forms not commonly seen in modern Standard Swahili are absent from the table. See Appendix:Swahili verbs for more information.

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