kesa

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See also: kesä and kęsa

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 袈裟 (けさ, kesa), from Middle Chinese 袈裟 (kˠa ʃˠa), from Sanskrit काषाय (kāṣāya)

Noun[edit]

kesa (plural kesas or kesa)

  1. A robe worn by Buddhist monks and nuns.

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kesä. Cognate with Finnish kesä, Veps keza, Võro kesä.

Noun[edit]

kesa (genitive kesa, partitive kesa)

  1. fallow

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Hawaiian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kesa

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter X.

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kesa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of けさ

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic كَسَا(kasā).

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Verb[edit]

kesa (imperfect jiksi, past participle miksi)

  1. to cover
    Synonym: għatta

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Noun[edit]

kesa m

  1. hair (of the head)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish كیسه(kîse) (Turkish kese), from Persian کیسه(kise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kêsa/
  • Hyphenation: ke‧sa

Noun[edit]

kȅsa f (Cyrillic spelling ке̏са)

  1. (Bosnia, regional Croatia, Serbia) pouch
  2. (Bosnia, regional Croatia, Serbia) sack, bag

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Verb[edit]

kesa (preterite & supine kesa)

  1. (intransitive) To step.
  2. (intransitive) To pull oneself forth with great trouble.