gea

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See also: Gea, ge'a, and G. E. A.

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from ge-(both sexes).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡea/
  • Hyphenation: ge‧a
  • Rhymes: -ea

Adjective[edit]

gea ‎(accusative singular gean, plural geaj, accusative plural geajn)

  1. both sexes, mixed

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ja(yes), from Proto-Indo-European *yē(already). Cognate with Old Frisian , (yes), Old Saxon (yes) (Dutch ja), Old High German ja, jā(yes) (German ja), Old Norse (yes) (Swedish ja), Gothic 𐌾𐌰(ja, yes), Latin iam(already).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

gēa

  1. yes
  2. thus, so

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Sursilvan) gie
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) ea
  • (Puter, Vallader) schi

Adverb[edit]

gea

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) yes (used to indicate agreement with a positive statement)

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