chala

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See also: chalá and chà là

Chichewa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chalá class 7 (plural zalá class 8)

  1. finger

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

chalā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of chalō

Mwani[edit]

Noun[edit]

chala class 7 (plural vyala)

  1. finger

Quechua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chala

  1. thin, skinny

Noun[edit]

chala

  1. mestizo
  2. maize husk
  3. interchange, swap

Usage notes[edit]

Not to be confused with challa.

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Quechua [Term?].

Noun[edit]

chala f (plural chalas)

  1. (Chile) sandal

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

chala

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of chalar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of chalar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of chalar.

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

chala

  1. Aspirate mutation of cala.