longa

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Kriol langa, from English along. Compare Bislama and Tok Pisin long.

Preposition[edit]

longa

  1. (Australian Aboriginal) on, in, at, to
    • 2000, Queensland Department of Justice, Aboriginal English in the courts: a handbook
      He wait longa river.
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin longa.

Noun[edit]

longa, in musical notation

longa ‎(plural longas)

  1. (music) A musical note equal to two or three breves, i.e. four or six whole notes.

Anagrams[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlonɡa/
  • Hyphenation: lon‧ga

Adjective[edit]

longa ‎(accusative singular longan, plural longaj, accusative plural longajn)

  1. long
    • 1915, L. L. Zamenhof (translator), Malnova Testamento, Eliro 2:23.
      Post longa tempo mortis la reĝo de Egiptujo.
      After a long time the king of Egypt died.

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto longa.

Adjective[edit]

longa

  1. long

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • longeskar ‎(to lengthen, transitive verb)
  • longigar ‎(to lengthen, elongate, prolong, intransitive verb)

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈl̪ˠɔŋə], [ˈl̪ˠɔŋɡə], [ˈl̪ˠʊŋə], [ˈl̪ˠʊŋɡə]

Noun[edit]

longa f pl

  1. nominative plural of long
  2. vocative plural of long
  3. dative plural of long

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

longa

  1. nominative feminine singular of longus
  2. nominative neuter plural of longus
  3. accusative neuter plural of longus
  4. vocative feminine singular of longus
  5. vocative neuter plural of longus

longā

  1. ablative feminine singular of longus

Noun[edit]

longa f ‎(genitive longae); first declension

  1. (music) a long (British), quadruple whole note (US)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative longa longae
genitive longae longārum
dative longae longīs
accusative longam longās
ablative longā longīs
vocative longa longae

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Neapolitan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

longa f sg

  1. feminine singular of luongo

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From longo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

longa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective longo.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

longa f (plural longas)

  1. (grammar) long syllable
  2. (music) long (a note formerly used in music, twice the length of a breve)
  3. Short for longa-metragem.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

longa f ‎(plural longas)

  1. (music) longa