ga-

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Cayuga[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ga-

  1. noun prefix

References[edit]

Frances Froman; Alfred J. Keye; Lottie Keye; Carrie Dyck (2002) English-Cayuga/Cayuga-English Dictionary, University of Toronto, page 705


Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ga-

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰-

Ojibwe[edit]

Preverb[edit]

ga-

  1. form of da- used after a personal prefix
  2. (some speakers) contraction of giga-

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References[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ga-

  1. Alternative form of gi-

Onondaga[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ga-

  1. noun prefix

References[edit]

  • Hanni Woodbury (2018) A Reference Grammar of the Onondaga Language, University of Toronto, page 284

Seneca[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ga-

  1. noun prefix

References[edit]

  • Wallace Chafe (2014) A Grammar of the Seneca Language, University of California Press, page 86

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to gaya (like; imitated).

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ga-

  1. used to indicate of a similarly big size: as big as; as large as
    ga- + ‎bahay (house) → ‎gabahay (as big as a house)
    ga- + ‎bundok (mountain) → ‎gabundok (as big as a mountain)
  2. used to indicate similarity: like; similar to
    ga- + ‎nito (this) → ‎ganito (like this)
    ga- + ‎niyan (that) → ‎ganiyan (like that)

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