iwa

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See also: iwą, Iwa, and Iwą

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hawaiian ʻiwa (frigatebird).

Noun[edit]

iwa

  1. The great frigatebird (Fregata minor).

Anagrams[edit]


Egyptian[edit]

Romanization[edit]

iwa

  1. Manuel de Codage transliteration of jwꜥ.

Hawaiian[edit]

Hawaiian cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : iwa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Oceanic *hiwa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

Numeral[edit]

iwa

  1. nine, ninth

Related terms[edit]


Ilocano[edit]

Noun[edit]

iwa

  1. slice

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

iwa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いわ

Maori[edit]

Maori cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : iwa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Oceanic *hiwa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hiwa, from Proto-Austronesian *Siwa.

Numeral[edit]

iwa

  1. nine

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈi.va/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iva
  • Syllabification: i‧wa
  • Homophone: Iwa

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *jь̀va, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *éiˀwāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyHw-éh₂, from the root *h₁eyHw- (yew, willow).

Noun[edit]

iwa f

  1. goat willow (Salix caprea)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

iwa f

  1. any plant of the genus Iva; marsh elder
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • iwa in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • iwa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Yoruba[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ì- +‎

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ìwà

  1. character, behavior

Etymology 2[edit]

From ì- (nominalizing prefix) +‎ (to skim)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ìwà

  1. skimmer

Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From i- +‎ -wa +‎ -a.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

îwá 5 (plural ámawá 6)

  1. cliff

Inflection[edit]

Class 5/6
Singular Plural
Full form iwa amawa
Locative eweni emaweni
Singular Plural
Full form iwa amawa
Simple form liwa mawa
Locative eweni emaweni
Copulative yiwa ngamawa
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wewa owewa wamawa owamawa
Class 2 bewa abewa bamawa abamawa
Class 3 wewa owewa wamawa owamawa
Class 4 yewa eyewa yamawa eyamawa
Class 5 lewa elewa lamawa elamawa
Class 6 ewa awewa amawa awamawa
Class 7 sewa esewa samawa esamawa
Class 8 zewa ezewa zamawa ezamawa
Class 9 yewa eyewa yamawa eyamawa
Class 10 zewa ezewa zamawa ezamawa
Class 11 lwewa olwewa lwamawa olwamawa
Class 14 bewa obewa bamawa obamawa
Class 15 kwewa okwewa kwamawa okwamawa
Class 17 kwewa okwewa kwamawa okwamawa

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