masa

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See also: Masa, masă, mäsä, mása, maşa, māsa, and māsā

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa (uncountable) (More fully, masa paper)

  1. (art) A strong form of paper, smooth on one side and lightly textured on the other, used for drawing and painting

Etymology 2[edit]

Spanish

Noun[edit]

masa (uncountable)

  1. (US) maize dough made from freshly prepared hominy, used for making tortillas, tamales, etc.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f

  1. mass (a large body of individuals, especially persons)
    masa lidí — mass of people
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. genitive singular of maso
  2. nominative plural of maso
  3. accusative plural of maso
  4. vocative plural of maso

Further reading[edit]

  • masa in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • masa in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin missa, from Latin missum < mittō.

Noun[edit]

masa f

  1. Mass

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f (plural masas)

  1. mass

Hopi[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. wing (body part of an animal)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse masa, from Proto-Germanic *masōną. Cognate with English maze.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

masa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative masaði, supine masað)

  1. (intransitive) to chat, to chatter

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay masa.

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. period (history: period of time seen as coherent entity)
  2. period (length of time)
  3. period (length of time during which something repeats)
  4. time (inevitable passing of events)
  5. time (quantity of availability in time)
  6. time (time of day, as indicated by a clock, etc)
  7. time (particular moment or hour)
  8. time (measurement under some system of the time of day or moment in time)
  9. time (numerical indication of a particular moment in time)

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

masa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まさ

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. time (inevitable passing of events)
  2. time (quantity of availability in time)
  3. time (time of day, as indicated by a clock, etc)
  4. time (particular moment or hour)
  5. time (measurement under some system of the time of day or moment in time)
  6. time (numerical indication of a particular moment in time)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

masa

  1. simple past of mase
  2. past participle of mase

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

masa (present tense masar, past tense masa, past participle masa, passive infinitive masast, present participle masande, imperative masa/mas)

  1. to nag
    • 1853, Ivar Aasen, Prøver af Landsmaalet i Norge:
      [] sidan tok han til aa masa um ei Gullkedja, som han visste, ho skulde hava; han vilde kaupa da Halsgullet, um da var aldri so dyrt []
      [] then he started nagging about a gold chain, that he knew she had; he wanted to buy that necklace, no matter the price []

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f

  1. (physics) mass

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • masa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French masser.

Verb[edit]

a masa (third-person singular present masează, past participle masat1st conj.

  1. to massage
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f

  1. definite singular nominative and accusative form of masă.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

màsa f (Cyrillic spelling ма̀са)

  1. mass

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Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mása f (genitive máse, nominative plural máse)

  1. mass (large quantity; sum)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin massa, from Ancient Greek μᾶζα (mâza, bread).

Noun[edit]

masa f (plural masas)

  1. (food) dough
  2. (physics) mass
  3. drove (large amount)
    en masa - in droves

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Verb[edit]

masa

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

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish masa.

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. dough
  2. people; the masses

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish mesa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa (definite accusative masayı, plural masalar)

  1. table

Declension[edit]


Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian massa

Noun[edit]

masa f (plural mase)

  1. mass

Adverb[edit]

masa

  1. too much
  2. very