baya

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya (plural bayas)

  1. Ploceus philippinus, a weaverbird of southern Asia.

Anagrams[edit]


Alangan[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. fire

Bolinao[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. ember

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

baya

  1. third-person singular past historic of bayer

Gamilaraay[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. clothes
  2. cloth

Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /báː.jáː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [báː.jáː]

Noun[edit]

bāyā m (possessed form bāyan)

  1. back
  2. outside surface

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /báː.já/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [báː.jɛ́]

Adverb[edit]

bāya

  1. behind, backwards

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ba.ja/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ya

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay baya (age), from Pali vaya (age), from Sanskrit वयस् (vayas, age).

Noun[edit]

baya (first-person possessive bayaku, second-person possessive bayamu, third-person possessive bayanya)

  1. age

Adjective[edit]

baya

  1. old

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya (first-person possessive bayaku, second-person possessive bayamu, third-person possessive bayanya)

  1. (nonstandard) Alternative spelling of bahaya (danger).

Further reading[edit]


Jamamadí[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. (Banawá) palm fronds

References[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Javanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia jv

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Javanese buhaya.

Noun[edit]

baya (krama-ngoko baya)

  1. crocodile (reptile)

References[edit]

  • "baya" in Tim Balai Bahasa Yogyakarta, Kamus Basa Jawa (Bausastra Jawa). Kanisius, Yogyakarta

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. Alternative form of bayo

References[edit]

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Sambali[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. ember

Noun[edit]

bayâ

  1. (anatomy) lung

Seychellois Creole[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. Alternative form of bayo

References[edit]

  • Danielle D’Offay et Guy Lionnet, Diksyonner Kreol - Franse / Dictionnaire Créole Seychellois - Français

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French baie. Cognate with English bay (bay leaf, bay laurel).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈbaʝa/, [ˈba.ʝa]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ˈbaʃa/, [ˈba.ʃa]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ˈbaʒa/, [ˈba.ʒa]
  • Homophone: vaya
  • Homophone: valla (in dialects with yeísmo)
  • Noun[edit]

    baya f (plural bayas)

    1. berry (a small fruit)

    Derived terms[edit]

    Further reading[edit]


    Swahili[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Of Bantu origin. Cognate to Zulu bi.

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • (file)

    Adjective[edit]

    -baya (declinable)

    1. bad, evil
    2. (condition) poor

    Inflection[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]


    Tagalog[edit]

    Etymology 1[edit]

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • Hyphenation: ba‧ya
    • IPA(key): /ˈbajaʔ/, [ˈbɐjɐʔ]

    Noun[edit]

    bayà

    1. (obsolete) toleration; allowing
    Derived terms[edit]

    Etymology 2[edit]

    Borrowed from Spanish baya.

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • Hyphenation: ba‧ya
    • IPA(key): /ˈbaja/, [ˈbɐjɐ]

    Noun[edit]

    baya

    1. bay-colored female horse
    2. berry

    Adjective[edit]

    baya

    1. bay-colored (of a female horse)
    Related terms[edit]

    Tatar[edit]

    Adverb[edit]

    baya

    1. recently

    Ternate[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Malay bayam (amaranth)

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    baya

    1. the plant Amaranthus hybridus

    References[edit]

    • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh