galga

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See also: kalka

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

galga

  1. brake

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

galga

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰𐌻𐌲𐌰

Guugu Yimidhirr[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • kalka (1898: Richard Phillips, ‘Vocabulary of Australian Aborigines in the neighbourhood of Cooktown, North Queensland’. The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, volume 27)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Paman *kalka, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kalka.

Noun[edit]

galga

  1. spear

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)
  • Haviland, John B. 1979. ‘Guugu Yimidhirr Sketch Grammar’. R. M. W. Dixon, B. Blake (eds.) Handbook of Australian Languages, Vol I.

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

galga

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