bla

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See also: BLA, blá, blä, blå, bl.a., and bl a

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

bla

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-2 & ISO 639-3 language code for Blackfoot.

Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin blandus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bla (masculine and feminine plural bles)

  1. soft
    Synonym: tou
  2. (figuratively) mild, docile
    Synonym: dòcil
  3. smooth
    Synonym: suau
  4. (figuratively) smooth, gentle
    Synonyms: suau, dolç, benigne

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Kriol[edit]

Preposition[edit]

bla

  1. Alternative form of blanga

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بِلا(bi-lā, literally with not). Equivalent to Maltese b' +‎ le.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blaː/
  • Usually unstressed and then automatically shortened to /bla/.

Preposition[edit]

bla

  1. without (an ingredient, means, concomitant, quality)
    bla ħalibwithout milk

Usage notes[edit]

  • Bla negates the preposition b'. It is followed by a noun without any article or determiner. In all other cases, especially for the negation of ma', the preposition mingħajr is used.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bla m (plural blas)

  1. blah (idle talk)

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Swedish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

bla

  1. Misspelling of bl.a..

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bla

  1. Soft mutation of pla.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pla bla mhla phla
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.