caia

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See also: Caia and caía

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

caia f

  1. quail

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kh₂eyd- (cut, hew), whence also caedō (I cut).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cāia f (genitive cāiae); first declension

  1. A cudgel

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cāia cāiae
Genitive cāiae cāiārum
Dative cāiae cāiīs
Accusative cāiam cāiās
Ablative cāiā cāiīs
Vocative cāia cāiae

Descendants[edit]

  • Portuguese: cajado
  • Spanish: alcayata (meat hook, spike) (via Hispano-Arabic الخَيَاطَة‏(al-ḵayāṭa))

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb 1[edit]

caia

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cair
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cair
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cair
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cair

Verb 2[edit]

caia

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of caiar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of caiar