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Mandarin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • fa (nonstandard)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Romanization[edit]

(fa1, Zhuyin ㄈㄚ)

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Samoan[edit]

Samoan cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal :

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fa, from Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

Numeral[edit]

  1. four

Tokelauan[edit]

Tokelauan cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal :

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfaː/
  • Hyphenation:

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fa. Cognates include Hawaiian and Samoan .

Verb[edit]

  1. (stative) to be four

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fa. Cognates include Hawaiian and Samoan .

Verb[edit]

  1. (stative) to be hoarse

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 51

Tongan[edit]

Tongan cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal :

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fa, from Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

Numeral[edit]

  1. four

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fara, from Proto-Oceanic *padran, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paŋdan, from Proto-Austronesian *paŋudaN.

Noun[edit]

  1. pandanus

Tuvaluan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fa, from Proto-Oceanic *pat, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *pat, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əpat, from Proto-Austronesian *Səpat.

Numeral[edit]

  1. four