boga

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See also: bogá, boğa, böga, and Boğa

Crimean Gothic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bugô.

Noun[edit]

boga

  1. bow, arc
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Boga. Arcus.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bogue

Noun[edit]

boga

  1. bogue, Boops boops

Declension[edit]

Inflection of boga (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative boga bogat
genitive bogan bogien
partitive bogaa bogia
illative bogaan bogiin
singular plural
nominative boga bogat
accusative nom. boga bogat
gen. bogan
genitive bogan bogien
bogainrare
partitive bogaa bogia
inessive bogassa bogissa
elative bogasta bogista
illative bogaan bogiin
adessive bogalla bogilla
ablative bogalta bogilta
allative bogalle bogille
essive bogana bogina
translative bogaksi bogiksi
instructive bogin
abessive bogatta bogitta
comitative bogineen

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

boga (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative bogaði, supine bogað)

  1. to flow

Usage notes[edit]

  • The verb að boga is used almost exclusively of sweat.

Conjugation[edit]


Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

boga

  1. nominative and vocative and dative and strong genitive plural of bog

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
boga bhoga mboga
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bōca, from Ancient Greek βῶκα (bôka), accusative of βῶξ (bôx), from βοῦς (boûs, ox) + ὤψ (ṓps, eye, view).

Noun[edit]

boga f (plural boghe)

  1. boxfish

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boga

  1. inflection of bog:
    1. genitive and accusative singular
    2. nominative dual

Middle Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse bogi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boga m

  1. (archery) bow
  2. bow, curve

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
boga boga
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mboga
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • boga” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bugô. Related to Old Frisian boga, Old Saxon bogo, Old Dutch *bogo, Old High German bogo, and Old Norse bogi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈboɡɑ/, [ˈboɣɑ]

Noun[edit]

boga m

  1. bow (weapon)
    hīe lēton gāras flēogan, bogan wǣron bisiġe: they let arrows fly, bows were busy. (Battle of Maldon)
  2. arch

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bōca, from Ancient Greek βῶκα (bôka), accusative of βῶξ (bôx), a contracted form of βόαξ (bóax).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boga f (plural bogas)

  1. a species of ray-finned fish, Leporinus obtusidens