jaka

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See also: Jaka and jaką

Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

jàkā f (plural jakunkunā̀, possessed form jàkar̃)

  1. bag
  2. (obsolete in Nigeria) 100 pounds (in the old currency).
  3. (Niger) 1000 francs.

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaka

  1. indefinite accusative singular of jaki
  2. indefinite dative singular of jaki
  3. indefinite genitive singular of jaki
  4. indefinite accusative plural of jaki
  5. indefinite genitive plural of jaki

Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Javanese jaka

Noun[edit]

jaka

  1. young unmarried man (around 16-year old)
  2. young adult male

Synonyms[edit]

  • jaki (polite, dialectal)

Derived terms[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaka f (4th declension)

  1. cardigan
  2. jersey
  3. blazer
  4. anorack
  5. jacket
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Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaka m

  1. genitive singular form of jaks

Old Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jaka

  1. umarried young man

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jaka

  1. feminine of jaki

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ja (yes), similar to neka (to say no). Old Swedish iaka or 'iaa without the -k suffix.

Verb[edit]

jaka (present jakar, preterite jakade, supine jakat, imperative jaka)

  1. to say yes, to agree, to support

Conjugation[edit]


Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • jaka in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)