ba-

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Amasi[edit]

Noun[edit]

ba-

  1. a plural prefix

References[edit]

  • Africana Marburgensia (1973)

Hausa[edit]

Prefix[edit]

bà-

  1. A prefix indicating ethnic or geographical origin or, less often, someone's trade.

Phuthi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *bá-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. they; class 2 subject concord.
  2. them; class 2 object concord.

Swazi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *ába-, from Proto-Bantu *bá-bà-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. Class 2 noun prefix.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *bá-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. they; class 2 subject concord.
  2. them; class 2 object concord.

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *bá-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. they; class 2 subject concord.
  2. them; class 2 object concord.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *báá-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. of; class 2 possessive concord.

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *bʊ́á-

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. of; class 14 possessive concord.

Zulu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *bà-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. Class 2 simple noun prefix.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *bá-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. they; class 2 subject concord.
  2. them; class 2 object concord.

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *báá-.

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. of; class 2 possessive concord.

Etymology 4[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *bá-, from Proto-Bantu *bʊ́á-

Prefix[edit]

ba-

  1. of; class 14 possessive concord.