baxa

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See also: Baxa, baxá, and baxâ

Afar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Saho barha, barhä.

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʌɖʌ/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧xa

Noun[edit]

báxa m (plural xayló f)

  1. boy
  2. son
Declension[edit]
Declension of báxa
absolutive báxa
predicative báxa
subjective baxí
genitive baxí
Postpositioned forms
l-case báxal
k-case báxak
t-case báxat
h-case báxah
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Postposition[edit]

báxa

  1. Placed after a masculine noun to indicate a small amount or size of that noun: small, little

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʌˈɖʌ/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧xa

Noun[edit]

baxá f (plural xayló f)

  1. girl
  2. daughter
Declension[edit]
Declension of baxá
absolutive baxá
predicative baxá
subjective baxá
genitive baxá
Postpositioned forms
l-case baxál
k-case baxák
t-case baxát
h-case baxáh
Synonyms[edit]

Postposition[edit]

baxá

  1. Placed after a feminine noun to indicate a small amount or size of that noun: small, little

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985) An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN, page 65
  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis), page 105

Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

baxa

  1. feminine singular of baxu.

Isnag[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From baga, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀa. Compare Mansaka baga.

Noun[edit]

baxa

  1. lung

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese abaixar.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

baxa

  1. (Sotavento) lower

References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

baxa f

  1. feminine singular of baxo

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

-baxa?

  1. to exaggerate
    Synonym: babaza

Inflection[edit]

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