balia

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See also: balìa

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bali (to break) +‎ -a

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ba‧li‧a

Verb[edit]

balia

  1. imperative of bali

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin bāiulā (literally carrier).[1]

Noun[edit]

balia f (plural balie)

  1. wet nurse

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French baillie.[1]

Noun[edit]

balia f (plural balie)

  1. power, mercy
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 balia in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Papiamentu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese bailar and Spanish bailar.

Verb[edit]

balia

  1. to dance

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From French baille.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈba.lʲa/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

balia f

  1. washtub
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927), “balja”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in Polish)

Further reading[edit]

  • balia in Polish dictionaries at PWN