laka

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See also: Laka, läka, laką, łąka, and łąką

Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

lakā f (possessed form lakar̃)

  1. (anatomy) spinal cord

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

lākā f (possessed form lākar̃)

  1. Pond mud or clay (used for building houses)

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

laka

  1. (stative) tame, gentle, attracted to, fond of
  2. (transitive) to tame, domesticate, attract

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English lock.

Noun[edit]

laka

  1. lock

Verb[edit]

laka

  1. (transitive) to lock

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laka

  1. indefinite genitive plural of lak

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

laka f (4th declension)

  1. lacquer
  2. lacker
  3. varnish
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Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

laka

  1. 3rd person singular past indicative form of lakt
  2. 3rd person plural past indicative form of lakt

Niuean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *laŋkaq (compare Samoan laʻa, Malay langkah).

Verb[edit]

laka

  1. to step
  2. to cross over

Old Norse[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laka

  1. inflection of lakr:
    1. positive degree strong feminine accusative singular
    2. positive degree strong masculine accusative plural
    3. positive degree weak masculine oblique singular
    4. positive degree weak feminine nominative singular
    5. positive degree weak neuter singular

Noun[edit]

laka

  1. inflection of laki:
    1. indefinite oblique singular
    2. indefinite accusative/genitive plural

Ometepec Nahuatl[edit]

Noun[edit]

laka

  1. man

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From French laque.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laka f

  1. lacquer
  2. lacquerware

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laka

  1. inflection of lak:
    1. feminine nominative/vocative singular
    2. indefinite masculine/neuter genitive singular
    3. indefinite animate masculine accusative singular
    4. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative plural

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

laka (present lakar, preterite lakade, supine lakat, imperative laka)

  1. to extract a compound from a (solid) material, by washing it with some fluid

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Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *laŋkaq (compare Samoan laʻa, Malay langkah).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

laka

  1. to step
  2. to march
  3. to move on or forward
  4. to proceed, progress, develop
  5. to pass