chia

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish chía, from Classical Nahuatl chiyan (seed of the chia plant).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chia (countable and uncountable, plural chias)

  1. A Mexican sage grown for its edible seeds, Salvia hispanica.
  2. Salvia columbariae, a sage with similar seeds, native to the southwestern US and northwestern Mexico.

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Noun[edit]

chia (inanimate)

  1. Obsolete spelling of chiyan

Esperanto[edit]

Determiner[edit]

chia

  1. H-system spelling of ĉia

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

chia

  1. third-person singular past historic of chier

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

chia

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

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

chia

  1. to divide