nova

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Feminine nominative singular of the Latin adjective novus (new). The feminine is used since the Latin word for star, stella is feminine; thus nova is a shortening of nova stella (new star), first used in this sense in 1573 by Tycho Brahe.

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Noun[edit]

nova ‎(plural novae or novas)

  1. (astronomy) Any sudden brightening of a previously inconspicuous star.

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nova

  1. feminine of nou

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian nuovo, Spanish nuevo, Portuguese novo, Bulgarian нова ‎(nova); from Latin novus. May also be a derivation from Polish nowy or Russian но́вый ‎(nóvyj). All derived from From Proto-Indo-European *néwos, including similar cognates in other Indo-European languages ( English new, German neu, French nouveau, Lithuanian naujas, Greek νέος ‎(néos), Persian نو ‎(nou), Hindi नया ‎(nayā) ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈno.va/
  • Hyphenation: no‧va

Adjective[edit]

nova ‎(accusative singular novan, plural novaj, accusative plural novajn)

  1. new
    Oni ne povas instrui al maljuna hundo novajn ruzojn.
    You cannot teach an old dog new tricks.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

nova

  1. nova (sudden brightening of a previously inconspicuous star)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of nova (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative nova novat
genitive novan novien
partitive novaa novia
illative novaan noviin
singular plural
nominative nova novat
accusative nom. nova novat
gen. novan
genitive novan novien
novainrare
partitive novaa novia
inessive novassa novissa
elative novasta novista
illative novaan noviin
adessive novalla novilla
ablative novalta novilta
allative novalle noville
essive novana novina
translative novaksi noviksi
instructive novin
abessive novatta novitta
comitative novineen

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nova f ‎(plural novas or novae or novæ)

  1. (astronomy) nova

Verb[edit]

nova

  1. third-person singular past historic of nover

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Ido[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nova

  1. new

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

nova f ‎(plural nove)

  1. nova

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nova

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

novā

  1. feminine ablative singular of novus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nova

  1. feminine singular of novo

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nôːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: no‧va

Noun[edit]

nȏva f ‎(Cyrillic spelling но̑ва)

  1. nova

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Sicilian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nova

  1. feminine singular of novu

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Verb[edit]

nova

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

Venetian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nova

  1. feminine singular of novo

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

nova

  1. swamp, marsh, quagmire

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of nova
nominative sing. nova
genitive sing. novan
partitive sing. novad
partitive plur. novid
singular plural
nominative nova novad
accusative novan novad
genitive novan noviden
partitive novad novid
essive-instructive novan novin
translative novaks novikš
inessive novas noviš
elative novaspäi novišpäi
illative  ? novihe
adessive noval novil
ablative novalpäi novilpäi
allative novale novile
abessive novata novita
comitative novanke novidenke
prolative novadme novidme
approximative I novanno novidenno
approximative II novannoks novidennoks
egressive novannopäi novidennopäi
terminative I  ? novihesai
terminative II novalesai novilesai
terminative III novassai
additive I  ? novihepäi
additive II novalepäi novilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “топь, трясина”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika