cua

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See also: Cua, CUA, của, cưa, cửa, and cu'a

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin cōda, early monophthongized variant of Latin cauda. Compare Occitan coa, French queue, Spanish cola.

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Noun[edit]

cua f (plural cues)

  1. tail
  2. queue, (line)
  3. ponytail

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

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cua

  1. (transitive) To eat.

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Franco-Provençal[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin coda.

Noun[edit]

cua f (plural cues)

  1. tail

Vietnamese[edit]

Vietnamese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia vi

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Noun[edit]

(classifier con) cua (𧍏 - 𧍆, , , )

  1. (zoology) a crab (a crustacean of the infraorder Brachyura)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French courtiser or French cour.

Verb[edit]

cua

  1. (Southern Vietnam, slang) to take out a girl
    Synonym: cưa

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from French cours.

Noun[edit]

cua

  1. (dated, informal) corner, curve, bend (point where a route changes sharply)
    Xe chạy qua cua.The car rounded a corner.
  2. (informal) period, term, round (period of time required to complete a task)
    theo học một cua ngoại ngữto study a foreign language for a term
    Học mỗi cua ba tháng.Each term of study is three months.

Adjective[edit]

cua

  1. (informal) having a buzzcut, crewcut
    đầu húi cuaa buzzcut haircut

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