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Eton (Cameroon)[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. to marry

References[edit]

  • Mark Van de Velde, A Grammar of Eton (2008, →ISBN

Gokana[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. arm
  2. hand

References[edit]

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An abbreviation of bácsi or bátya.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbaː]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -baː

Noun[edit]

(plural bák)

  1. (informal) uncle
    Hogy van, Józsi ?How are you uncle Joe?

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative bák
accusative bát bákat
dative bának báknak
instrumental bával bákkal
causal-final báért bákért
translative bává bákká
terminative báig bákig
essive-formal báként bákként
essive-modal
inessive bában bákban
superessive bán bákon
adessive bánál báknál
illative bába bákba
sublative bára bákra
allative bához bákhoz
elative bából bákból
delative báról bákról
ablative bától báktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
báé báké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
báéi bákéi
Possessive forms of
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. bám báim
2nd person sing. bád báid
3rd person sing. bája bái
1st person plural bánk báink
2nd person plural bátok báitok
3rd person plural bájuk báik

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (‘A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2024)

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

 f (genitive singular , nominative plural bánna)

  1. (geography) bay
  2. expanse (of sea)
  3. strip (of thatch)
  4. swath
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Irish báid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

 f (genitive singular )

  1. sympathy, liking
Declension[edit]
Alternative forms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Irish bádud.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

 m (genitive singular as verbal noun báite, as substantive )

  1. verbal noun of báigh
  2. drowning
  3. immersion, inundation
  4. submergence
  5. quenching
  6. (linguistics) elision
Declension[edit]
As verbal noun
As substantive
Alternative forms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. present subjunctive indicative of báigh
Alternative forms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bhá mbá
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Quiggin, E. C. (1906) A Dialect of Donegal, Cambridge University Press, page 67

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • bai (Sotavento)

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese vai (the third-person singular of ir (to go).

Verb[edit]

  1. (Barlavento)to go

References[edit]

  • Gonçalves, Manuel (2015) Capeverdean Creole-English dictionary, →ISBN
  • Veiga, Manuel (2012) Dicionário Caboverdiano-Português, Instituto da Biblioteca Nacional e do Livro

Lashi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *p/ba (male; father), cognate with Chinese ().

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. father

References[edit]

  • Hkaw Luk (2017) A grammatical sketch of Lacid[1], Chiang Mai: Payap University (master thesis)

Mandarin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • banonstandard

Romanization[edit]

(ba2, Zhuyin ㄅㄚˊ)

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Navajo[edit]

Postposition[edit]

  1. for him/her/it/them, for his/her/its/their sake
  2. in his/her/its/their favor
    yáʼátʼééhit is good for him/her/it/them
    áshłééhI’m making it for him/her/it/them

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. first-person singular preterite absolute of at·tá

·bá

  1. first/second-person singular preterite conjunct of at·tá

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

  1. Alternative form of fa (or)

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -a

Noun[edit]

 f (plural bás)

  1. (Brazil) Alternative form of babá

Interjection[edit]

bá!

  1. (Rio Grande do Sul) expression of surprise

Alternative forms[edit]

Tetum[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. to go

Adverb[edit]

  1. hence

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

  1. (only in compounds) paternal uncle, father's elder brother
See also[edit]
Derived terms

Noun[edit]

  1. (dialectal) aunt, parent's elder sister
  2. (dialectal) paternal aunt-in-law, father's elder brother's wife
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from . This character is also read as bách.

Numeral[edit]

  1. (Southern Vietnam, only in compounds) hundred
See also[edit]
Derived terms

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. to crash into; to hit
    Synonyms: tông, bang
  2. (arms around the neck) to embrace; to hug