lava

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See also: Lava, láva, lavá, lavâ, låvå, and lava-

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Neapolitan lava (lava), originally, in Naples, a torrent of rain overflowing the streets, either from lavare (to wash) (see etymology for the English verb lave).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava (countable and uncountable, plural lavas)

  1. The molten rock ejected by a volcano from its crater or fissured sides.
  2. (informal, proscribed) Magma.
  3. A shade of red, named after the volcanic lava.
    lava:  

Usage notes[edit]

Geologists make a distinction between magma (molten rock underground) and lava (molten rock on the surface).

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Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Azerbaijani Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia az

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava (definite accusative lavanı, plural lavalar)

  1. lava

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • lava” in Obastan.com.

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava f (plural laves)

  1. lava

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian lava.

Noun[edit]

lava

  1. lava

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: la‧va

Noun[edit]

lava c (uncountable)

  1. lava

References[edit]

  • lava” in Woordenlijst Nederlandse Taal – Officiële Spelling, Nederlandse Taalunie. [the official spelling word list for the Dutch language]

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lava, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *lā́ˀwāˀ.

Noun[edit]

lava (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. stage

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • lava in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lava (compare Estonian lava, Livonian lovā, Veps lava), borrowed from Proto-Baltic *lā́ˀwāˀ (compare Latvian lāva, Lithuanian lova).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɑʋɑ/, [ˈlɑʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑʋɑ
  • Syllabification: la‧va

Noun[edit]

lava

  1. platform; podium (a flat, raised surface)
    Synonyms: koroke, (rare) estradi
  2. bed (platform of a truck or other vehicle that supports the load)
  3. stage (in a theatre, a concert hall or such)
    Synonyms: estradi, näyttämö
  4. Clipping of tanssilava.
  5. plant bed, raised bed (raised, framed platform for planting)
    Synonym: kasvilava
  6. pallet (transport pallet, also as a unit)
    Synonym: kuormalava
  7. (colloquial) case (pack of usually 24 cans of beer or other drink)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lava (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative lava lavat
genitive lavan lavojen
partitive lavaa lavoja
illative lavaan lavoihin
singular plural
nominative lava lavat
accusative nom. lava lavat
gen. lavan
genitive lavan lavojen
lavainrare
partitive lavaa lavoja
inessive lavassa lavoissa
elative lavasta lavoista
illative lavaan lavoihin
adessive lavalla lavoilla
ablative lavalta lavoilta
allative lavalle lavoille
essive lavana lavoina
translative lavaksi lavoiksi
instructive lavoin
abessive lavatta lavoitta
comitative lavoineen
Possessive forms of lava (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person lavani lavamme
2nd person lavasi lavanne
3rd person lavansa

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lava

  1. third-person singular past historic of laver

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lava f (plural lavas)

  1. lava

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.va/
  • Rhymes: -ava
  • Hyphenation: là‧va

Verb[edit]

lava

  1. inflection of lavare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Noun[edit]

lava f (plural lave)

  1. lava

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Neapolitan lava or Italian lava

Noun[edit]

lava f (genitive lavae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) lava
    Synonym: rhyax

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

lavā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of lavō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian lava (Neapolitan dialect)

Noun[edit]

lava m (definite singular lavaen, indefinite plural lavaer, definite plural lavaene)

  1. (geology) lava
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava m or n

  1. definite neuter plural of lav

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian lava (Neapolitan dialect)

Noun[edit]

lava m (definite singular lavaen, indefinite plural lavaer, definite plural lavaene)

  1. (geology) lava

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava n

  1. definite plural of lav

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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lava

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.vɐ/, [ˈla.vɐ]

  • Hyphenation: la‧va
  • Rhymes: -avɐ

Etymology 1[edit]

From Neapolitan, or perhaps Calabrese, lava (a torrent of rain which washed the streets), from Latin lavō (I wash), from Proto-Indo-European *lowh₃-

Noun[edit]

lava f (plural lavas)

  1. lava (melted rock)
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

lava

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of lavar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of lavar

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of lavă

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

láva f (Cyrillic spelling ла́ва)

  1. (geology) lava

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Neapolitan lava (lava), from lavare (to wash)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaba/, [ˈla.β̞a]
  • Rhymes: -aba
  • Hyphenation: la‧va

Noun[edit]

lava f (uncountable)

  1. lava
  2. washing

Verb[edit]

lava

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of lavar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of lavar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of lavar.

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lava c

  1. lava

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Tokelauan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *lawa. Cognates include Hawaiian lawa and Samoan lava.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.va/
  • Hyphenation: la‧va

Verb[edit]

lava

  1. (stative) to be enough

Particle[edit]

lava

  1. Expresses exclusiveness of the preceding word; just, only
  2. Intensifies the preceding word; just (the same), right (now)
  3. Forms a reflexive from the preceding personal pronoun; -self

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[2], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 181

Tsonga[edit]

Verb[edit]

lava

  1. to want

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

lava

  1. floor
  2. platform

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of lava
nominative sing. lava
genitive sing. lavan
partitive sing. lavad
partitive plur. lavoid
singular plural
nominative lava lavad
accusative lavan lavad
genitive lavan lavoiden
partitive lavad lavoid
essive-instructive lavan lavoin
translative lavaks lavoikš
inessive lavas lavoiš
elative lavaspäi lavoišpäi
illative ? lavoihe
adessive laval lavoil
ablative lavalpäi lavoilpäi
allative lavale lavoile
abessive lavata lavoita
comitative lavanke lavoidenke
prolative lavadme lavoidme
approximative I lavanno lavoidenno
approximative II lavannoks lavoidennoks
egressive lavannopäi lavoidennopäi
terminative I ? lavoihesai
terminative II lavalesai lavoilesai
terminative III lavassai
additive I ? lavoihepäi
additive II lavalepäi lavoilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “площадка, пол, помост”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika