baya

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya (plural bayas)

  1. Ploceus philippinus, a weaverbird of southern Asia.

Anagrams[edit]


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]

Noun[edit]

bāyā m

  1. back
  2. outside surface

Adverb[edit]

bāya

  1. behind, backwards

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. age

Adjective[edit]

baya

  1. old

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Jamamadí[edit]

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. (Banawá) palm fronds

References[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Javanese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buqaya, from Proto-Austronesian *buqaya.

Noun[edit]

baya

  1. crocodile (reptile)

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

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]

Noun[edit]

baya f (plural bayas)

  1. berry (a small fruit)

Derived terms[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Bantu origin. Cognate to Zulu bi.

Adjective[edit]

-baya (declinable)

  1. bad, evil
  2. (condition) poor

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Tatar[edit]

Adverb[edit]

baya

  1. recently