ginhawa

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Aklanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nihawa.

Verb[edit]

ginhawa

  1. to breathe

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Greater Central Philippine *ʀi-nihawa, from Proto-Philippine *nihawa (breath), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nihawa, from Proto-Austronesian *NiSawa.

Noun[edit]

ginhawa

  1. breath; respiration

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Greater Central Philippine *ʀi-nihawa, from Proto-Philippine *nihawa (breath), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nihawa, from Proto-Austronesian *NiSawa.

Verb[edit]

ginhawa

  1. to breathe

Noun[edit]

ginhawa

  1. breath

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:ginhawa.

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Greater Central Philippine *ʀi-nihawa, from Proto-Philippine *nihawa (breath), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nihawa, from Proto-Austronesian *NiSawa.

Noun[edit]

ginhawa

  1. breath, exhalation, inhalation, respiration

Northern Catanduanes Bicolano[edit]

Noun[edit]

ginhawa

  1. body

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Greater Central Philippine *ʀi-nihawa, from Proto-Philippine *nihawa (breath), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nihawa, from Proto-Austronesian *NiSawa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: gin‧ha‧wa
  • IPA(key): /ɡinˈhawa/, [ɡɪŋˈhawɐ]

Noun[edit]

ginhawa

  1. comfort; ease of living
  2. convenience; easiness (in doing or making something)
  3. prosperity; abundance; freedom from want
    Synonyms: kasaganaan, pananagana
  4. consolation; satisfaction
    Synonyms: aliw, kaaliwan, kasiyahan

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ginhawa

  1. easy; convenient (to do or make)
  2. comfortable to use
    Synonym: kombenyente
  3. prosperous; abundant
    Synonym: masagana