mya

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation.

Noun[edit]

mya (plural mya)

  1. Initialism of million years ago or Initialism of megayears ago.
    Coordinate term: kya

Usage notes[edit]

  • Follows a numeral.

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mya

  1. Rōmaji transcription of みゃ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ミャ

Jingpho[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Burmese မြ (mra.)

Noun[edit]

mya

  1. emerald

References[edit]

  • Kurabe, Keita (2016-12-31) , “Phonology of Burmese loanwords in Jinghpaw”, in Kyoto University Linguistic Research[1], volume 35, DOI:10.14989/219015, ISSN 1349-7804, pages 91–128

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μύα (múa).

Noun[edit]

mya f (genitive myae); first declension

  1. a kind of mussel

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mya myae
Genitive myae myārum
Dative myae myīs
Accusative myam myās
Ablative myā myīs
Vocative mya myae

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