lapa

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See also: łapa, lapā, and lāpa

Buginese[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapa (lontara ᨒᨄ)

  1. lava

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈl̪apaʔ/
  • Hyphenation: la‧pa

Noun[edit]

lapa

  1. (arithmetic, division) quotient; the result of division.

See also[edit]

Elementary Arithmetic:

Verb[edit]

lapa

  1. to cut into sizable chunks or portions.
  2. to mutilate; hack to pieces.
    Synonyms: guhay, pingkol

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lapa.

Noun[edit]

lapa

  1. A blade of an oar or propeller.
  2. (anatomy) A shoulder of a horse or other animal or, dialectally, of a man.
Declension[edit]
Inflection of lapa (Kotus type 9/kala, p-v gradation)
nominative lapa lavat
genitive lavan lapojen
partitive lapaa lapoja
illative lapaan lapoihin
singular plural
nominative lapa lavat
accusative nom. lapa lavat
gen. lavan
genitive lavan lapojen
lapainrare
partitive lapaa lapoja
inessive lavassa lavoissa
elative lavasta lavoista
illative lapaan lapoihin
adessive lavalla lavoilla
ablative lavalta lavoilta
allative lavalle lavoille
essive lapana lapoina
translative lavaksi lavoiksi
instructive lavoin
abessive lavatta lavoitta
comitative lapoineen

Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

lapa

  1. Indicative present connegative form of lappaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of lappaa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of lappaa.

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lapa

  1. third-person singular past historic of laper

Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Obscure. Either from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia *lappa, of from Proto-Germanic *lappô: "rag", then "border", then, hypothetically, "shelter".[1]

menhir known as lapa de Gargantáns, Galicia

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapa f (plural lapas)

  1. grotto, cave; shelter
  2. standing stone
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Obscure.[2]

Noun[edit]

lapa f (plural lapas)

  1. (mollusc) limpet
  2. (figuratively) Someone dependent; someone disregarding or ignorant of another's personal space
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From lapar (to lap, lick with the tonge).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapa f (plural lapas)

  1. flame
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. lapa III.
  2. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. lapa I.

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapa m (genitive singular lapa, nominative plural lapaí)

  1. paw
  2. flipper
  3. webbed foot
  4. double cable-stitch

Synonyms[edit]


Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lapa f (4th declension)

  1. leaf
    lapas plātneleaf blade
    koku lapastree leaves
    lapu koksleafy tree, deciduous tree
    lapu dārzeņileafy vegetables (cabbage, spinach, etc.)
  2. sheet of paper, especially in a book
    papīras lapasheet of paper
    aptaujas lapasurvey sheet
    grāmatas lapabook page
    lapas puse, lappusehalf sheet (= page)
  3. (Internet) web page
    vikipēdijas sākumlapathe (Latvian) Wikipedia home page

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Mmen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English wrapper.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

làpā

  1. (cloth) wrapper (for something)

Further reading[edit]


Neapolitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlapə/
  • Hyphenation: là‧pa

Noun[edit]

lapa f (please add the plural)

  1. bee

Portuguese[edit]

lapa (2)

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Possibly of Pre-Celtic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapa f (plural lapas)

  1. grotto; cave, especially one used as shelter
  2. limpet (a small mollusc)

Synonyms[edit]

Hypernyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • Lapa (name of several cities)

Related terms[edit]


Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin apis

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlapa/
  • Hyphenation: là‧pa

Noun[edit]

lapa f (plural lapi)

  1. bee

Sikaiana[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English rubber.

Noun[edit]

lapa

  1. rubber

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lapa f (plural lapas)

  1. limpet
  2. (figuratively) limpet, person who sticks to another

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

lapa (present lapar, preterite lapade, supine lapat, imperative lapa)

  1. to lap (to slurp up a liquid)

Conjugation[edit]