massa

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

massa (plural massas)

  1. (US, historical, colloquial) Eye dialect spelling of master, representing African American Vernacular English.

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Associated with slavery.

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Etymology[edit]

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

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massa m, f (masculine plural massos, feminine plural masses)

  1. too much, too many

Adverb[edit]

massa

  1. too (to an excessive degree)
  2. excessively, too much

Noun[edit]

massa f (plural masses)

  1. mass
  2. dough

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin massa (mass).

Noun[edit]

massa

  1. mass

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Dutch[edit]

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massa f, m (plural massa's, diminutive massaatje n)

  1. mass, large amount
  2. (physics) mass
  3. A large group of people.
    Was er veel volk? — Massa's!
    Were there a lot of people? — Masses!
    opium voor de massa
    opium for the masses

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

massa

  1. mass
  2. bulk

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Inflection of massa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative massa massat
genitive massan massojen
partitive massaa massoja
illative massaan massoihin
singular plural
nominative massa massat
accusative nom.? massa massat
gen. massan
genitive massan massojen
massainrare
partitive massaa massoja
inessive massassa massoissa
elative massasta massoista
illative massaan massoihin
adessive massalla massoilla
ablative massalta massoilta
allative massalleˣ massoilleˣ
essive massana massoina
translative massaksi massoiksi
instructive massoin
abessive massatta massoitta
comitative massoineen

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

massa

  1. third-person singular past historic of masser

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

massa f (plural masse)

  1. mass (all senses)
  2. crowd

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μᾶζα (mâza, bread).

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Noun[edit]

massa f (genitive massae); first declension

  1. mass, bulk (of material)
  2. load, burden
  3. dough
  4. lump

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative massa massae
genitive massae massārum
dative massae massīs
accusative massam massās
ablative massā massīs
vocative massa massae

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese massa, from Latin massa (mass; dough), from Ancient Greek μᾶζα (mâza, bread), from μάσσω (mássō, I handle; I knead), probably from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂ǵ-.

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Noun[edit]

massa f (plural massas)

  1. dough (mix of flour and other ingredients)
  2. a concentration of substance or tightly packed objects
  3. mortar (mixture for bonding bricks)
  4. multitude (a great mass of people)
  5. (uncountable, physics) mass (quantity of matter which a body contains, irrespective of its bulk or volume)
  6. (Brazil, slang, uncountable) money

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Adjective[edit]

massa m, f (plural massas, comparable)

  1. (Brazil, informal) cool (in fashion, part of or fitting the in-crowd)
  2. (Brazil, informal) great; amazing; awesome

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Swedish[edit]

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massa c

  1. a mass (of people; the masses), a large crowd
  2. a lot (of), many
    en massa saker
    a lot of things
    massor av saker
    lots of things
  3. a mass (a substance)
  4. (physics) mass (as measured in kilograms)

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