assa

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See also: Assã, ässä, and asså

Cornish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

assa

  1. how

References[edit]


Kabyle[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adverb[edit]

assa

  1. today

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

assa

  1. inflection of assus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/nominative neuter plural

Adjective[edit]

assā

  1. ablative feminine singular of assus

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

assā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of assō

References[edit]


Lombard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Italian asse, from Latin axis.

Noun[edit]

assa

  1. axis, axle

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Univerbation of ass- (out of) +‎ a (his/her/its/their)

Determiner[edit]

assa (‘his’ and ‘its’ trigger lenition; ‘her’ triggers /h/-prothesis; ‘their’ triggers eclipsis)

  1. out of his/her/its/their

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

assa

  1. Alternative form of asse (easy)

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
assa unchanged n-assa
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 3[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

assa

  1. Added between two copies of a comparative adjective to indicate a gradual increase of degree: and
    ferr assa ferr
    better and better
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 12b34a
      Nesso assa nesso, ↄdid·tánicc fessin.
      Nearer and nearer, until [Paul] has come to himself.

Further reading[edit]


Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit अश्व (aśva), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos.

Noun[edit]

assa m

  1. a horse
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit अस्य (asya).

Adjective[edit]

assa

  1. masculine/neuter genitive/dative singular of ima (this)

Pronoun[edit]

assa

  1. masculine/neuter genitive/dative singular of ima (this)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

assa

  1. second/third-person singular optative active of atthi (to be)

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.sɐ/, [ˈa.sɐ]

  • Hyphenation: as‧sa
  • Rhymes: -asɐ

Verb[edit]

assa

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