baila

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See also: bailá

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese [Term?].

Noun[edit]

baila (uncountable)

  1. (music) A genre of music from Sri Lanka and India, mainly using European instruments and rhythms.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

baila

  1. third-person singular present indicative of bailar
  2. second-person singular imperative of bailar

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Latin varia, feminine of varius (variegated).

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Noun[edit]

baila f (plural bailes)

  1. spotted seabass (Dicentrarchus punctatus)
    Synonym: llobarro pigallat

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Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wīle, from Old High German wīla, from Proto-West Germanic *hwīlu, from Proto-Germanic *hwīlō (time, period of time, while). Cognate with German Weile, English while.

Noun[edit]

bàila f

  1. (Luserna) moment, while

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from bailar

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baila f (plural bailas)

  1. ball, festive dancing event
  2. an instance of dancing

Verb[edit]

baila

  1. third-person singular present indicative of bailar
  2. second-person singular imperative of bailar

References[edit]

  • baila” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • baila” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Papiamentu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese bailar and Spanish bailar.

Verb[edit]

baila

  1. to dance

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈbaj.lɐ/ [ˈbaɪ̯.lɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈbaj.la/ [ˈbaɪ̯.la]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish valla.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

baila f (plural bailas)

  1. what's being commented or mentioned

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

baila

  1. inflection of bailar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

baila

  1. inflection of bailar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative