aza

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See also: Aza, aza-, -aza, -áza, āza, azā, and āža

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

aza (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry, attributive) A nitrogen atom substituted for a carbon atom within a ring.
    • 2003, Heinrich Zollinger, Color Chemistry [1], →ISBN, page 73:
      "However, aza N-atoms (~N=) have to be counted, if they replace methine groups in the chain."

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese asa (wing, handle), from Vulgar Latin asa, from Latin ansa (handle). Compare the doublet asa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aza f (plural azas)

  1. (proscribed) Synonym of á (wing)
    • 1955, Celso Emilio Ferreiro, O soño sulagado, Akal editor, page 40:
      e nós, os homes, nunca tivemos azas.
      and we men never had wings.

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Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese asa. Cognate with Kabuverdianu aza.

Noun[edit]

aza

  1. wing

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

aza

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あざ

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese asa.

Noun[edit]

aza

  1. wing

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

aza f (plural azas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of asa

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish اعضا(aza), from Arabic أَعْضَاء(ʾaʿḍāʾ), plural of عُضْو(ʿuḍw). An originally plural form reinterpreted as singular.

Noun[edit]

aza (definite accusative azayı, plural azalar)

  1. (anatomy) member; members
  2. member; members, membership (of a council, society, etc.)

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References[edit]

  • Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “aza”, in Nişanyan Sözlük
  • Avery, Robert et al., editors (2013) The Redhouse Dictionary Turkish/Ottoman English, 21st edition, Istanbul: Sev Yayıncılık, →ISBN

Yoruba[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proposed to have derived from Proto-Yoruboid *abyá. Cognates include Igala ábíá and Ulukwumi azá.

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Noun[edit]

azá

  1. (Ào) Alternative form of ajá (dog)
    Synonyms: olókílì, lókílì, kítà

Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَعْضَاء(ʾaʿḍāʾ).

Noun[edit]

aza c

  1. member