awi

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Adnyamathanha[edit]

Noun[edit]

awi

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Australian Languages: Classification and the comparative method (2004, →ISBN

Jamamadí[edit]

Noun[edit]

awi

  1. (Banawá) tapir

References[edit]


Karamojong[edit]

Noun[edit]

awi

  1. kraal

References[edit]

  • P. Logiro and J. Ilukori. 2007. A Simplified Ngakarimojong-English – English-Ngakarimojong Dictionary. Kampala: Fountain Publishers.

Pukapukan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *afi, from Proto-Oceanic *api, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hapuy, from Proto-Austronesian *Sapuy (fire).

Noun[edit]

awi

  1. fire
    Tutu te awi kē mumula nā kainga.
    Light the fire to burn up the rubbish.

Further reading[edit]


Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ówis. Compare Sanskrit अवि (avi).

Noun[edit]

awi (oblique plural)

  1. ewes

Yámana[edit]

Noun[edit]

awi

  1. stone

Synonyms[edit]


Yola[edit]

Adverb[edit]

awi

  1. Alternative form of awye
    • 1927, “ZONG OF TWI MAARKEET MOANS”, in THE ANCIENT DIALECT OF THE BARONIES OF FORTH AND BARGY, COUNTY WEXFORD, line 6:
      An awi gome her egges wi a wheel an car taape,
      And away went her eggs, with the car overset.

References[edit]

  • Kathleen A. Browne (1927) The Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland Sixth Series, Vol.17 No.2, Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, page 129