barwa

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See also: barwą

Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʌɾˈwʌ/
  • Hyphenation: bar‧wa

Noun[edit]

barwá f

  1. plural of báru

Declension[edit]

Declension of barwá
absolutive barwá
predicative barwá
subjective barwá
genitive barwá
Postpositioned forms
l-case barwál
k-case barwák
t-case barwát
h-case barwáh

References[edit]

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2004) Parlons Afar: Langue et Culture, L'Hammartan, →ISBN, page 31

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Middle High German varwe (perhaps via Czech barva or Polish barwa), from Old High German farawa, from Proto-Germanic *farwō. Compare also Upper Sorbian barba, Slovene barva, and Belarusian and Ukrainian барва (barva).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

barwa f

  1. color

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “barwa”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “barwa”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Polish barwa, from Czech barva, from Middle High German varwe.[1] Doublet of farba (paint), which is from modern German.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbar.va/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -arva
  • Syllabification: bar‧wa

Noun[edit]

barwa f

  1. color, hue, tint (of an object)
    Synonyms: kolor, odcień, ubarwienie, zabarwienie
  2. (literary) color, shade, hue (a particular thing that gives a person an object a certain character)
    Synonyms: charakter, zabarwienie
  3. tone, timbre (the quality of a human's voice)
    Synonyms: brzmienie, ton, zabarwienie
  4. dye (something used to change the color of something else)
    Synonym: farba
  5. (in the plural) colors (color used to represent a nation)
  6. (in the plural) colors (color used to represent a team or sports club)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjectives
adverbs
nouns
verbs

Descendants[edit]

  • Belarusian: барва (barva)
  • Ukrainian: барва (barva)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927), “barwa”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego [Etymological Dictionary of the Polish Language] (in Polish), Warsaw: Wiedza Powszechna, published 1985: “z czes. barwa z dawnego niem. prasłowa varwe, dziś Farbe

Further reading[edit]

  • barwa in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • barwa in Polish dictionaries at PWN