masa

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

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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]

From Spanish masa (dough).

Noun[edit]

masa (uncountable)

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

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bulgarian ма̀са (màsa), from Romanian masă.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɑˈsɑ]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧sa

Noun[edit]

masa (definite accusative masanı, plural masalar)

  1. (somewhat high style) table
    Synonym: stol

Declension[edit]


Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -asa

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f

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

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. inflection of maso:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative, accusative, and vocative plural

Further reading[edit]


Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin missa, from Latin missum < mittō.

Noun[edit]

masa f

  1. Mass

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese massa (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin massa (dough). Cognate with Portuguese massa and Spanish masa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f (plural masas)

  1. dough
    • 1438, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI. Vigo: Galaxia, page 123:
      logo todos ordenaron que fesesen as paandeiras o pan do dia, triigo de tres onças, ben apostado e ben linpo e de boa masa
      after this everyone ordered the bakers to make the daily bread, wheat of three ounces, well prepared and very clean and of good dough
    Synonym: amoado
  2. mortar
    Synonyms: argamasa, morteiro
  3. (Physics) mass

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • massa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • massa” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • masa” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • masa” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • masa” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

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

Conjugation[edit]

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay masa, probably from Sanskrit मास (māsa, month).

Noun[edit]

masa (plural masa-masa, first-person possessive masaku, second-person possessive masamu, third-person possessive masanya)

  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)

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

masa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まさ

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Sanskrit मास (māsa, month).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa (Jawi spelling ماس‎, plural masa-masa, informal first-person possessive masaku, informal second-person possessive masamu, third-person possessive masanya)

  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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Northern Sami[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

masa

  1. illative singular of mii

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

masa

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

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  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 []

References[edit]


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
Conjugation[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa f

  1. definite nominative and accusative singular 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)

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

masa f (plural masas)

  1. (food) dough
    Synonym: pasta
  2. (physics) mass
  3. drove (large amount)
    en masain droves
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

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.

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish masa.

Noun[edit]

masa

  1. dough
  2. people; the masses

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Bulgarian маса (masa, table), from Romanian masă.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masa (definite accusative masayı, plural masalar)

  1. table

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative masa
Definite accusative masayı
Singular Plural
Nominative masa masalar
Definite accusative masayı masaları
Dative masaya masalara
Locative masada masalarda
Ablative masadan masalardan
Genitive masanın masaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular masam masalarım
2nd singular masan masaların
3rd singular masası masaları
1st plural masamız masalarımız
2nd plural masanız masalarınız
3rd plural masaları masaları

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eren, Hasan (1999), “masa”, in Türk Dilinin Etimolojik Sözlüğü [Etymological Dictionary of the Turkish Language] (in Turkish), 2nd edition, Ankara: Bizim Büro Basım Evi, page 289
  2. ^ Gianguido Manzelli (2017), “The Lexical Influence of Italian on Turkish”, in Piera Molinelli, editor, Language and Identity in Multilingual Mediterranean Settings, Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter, →ISBN, page 174.

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian massa

Noun[edit]

masa f (plural mase)

  1. mass

Adverb[edit]

masa

  1. too much
  2. very