ova

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See also: öva, OVA, ovâ, and -ová

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin ova, plural of ovum (egg).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ova

  1. (scientific term) plural of ovum

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ova (accusative singular ovan, plural ovaj, accusative plural ovajn)

  1. related or pertaining to eggs
  2. (attributive) egg

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ova f

  1. plural of ovo

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ova

  1. Rōmaji transcription of おゔぁ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of オヴァ

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ovā

  1. first-person singular present active imperative of ovō

Noun[edit]

ōva n

  1. nominative plural of ovum
  2. accusative plural of ovum
  3. vocative plural of ovum

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “ova”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ōva, plural of ōvum (egg), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōwyóm. Compare Spanish hueva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ova f (plural ovas)

  1. roe (fish egg)

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Puter) aua
  • (Surmiran) ava

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aqua, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ekʷeh₂. Compare French eau, Piedmontese eva.

Noun[edit]

ova f

  1. (Puter) water

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Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ova, plural of ovum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.va/
  • Hyphenation: ò‧va

Noun[edit]

ova f pl

  1. plural of ovu; eggs.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ova

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

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *oba (cavity, valley), which, according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, is possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *i̯úbu (to dig, hole).

Noun[edit]

ova (definite accusative ovayı, plural ovalar)

  1. plain, grassy plain, lowland

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