inia

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See also: Inia

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

inia

  1. plural of inion

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

inia (plural inias)

  1. (zoology) A South American freshwater dolphin (Inia boliviensis) with a hairy snout.

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Inia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈi.nja/, [ˈiːn̺jä]
  • Stress: ìnia
  • Hyphenation: i‧nia

Noun[edit]

inia f (plural inie)

  1. Amazon river dolphin (Inia geoffrensis)
    Synonym: bonto

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Kikuyu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Causative form of kũina (to dance)[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

inia (infinitive kũinia)

  1. (literally) to make someone dance
  2. to shake

Derived terms[edit]

(Proverbs)

References[edit]

  1. ^ “ina” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press.