sava

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See also: Sava, Sáva, savá, and savā

French[edit]

Interjection[edit]

sava

  1. Informal form of ça va.

Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sauðr, from Proto-Germanic *sauþaz.

Noun[edit]

sava (plural savat)

  1. sheep

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sav +‎ -a (possessive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈʃɒvɒ]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧va

Noun[edit]

sava

  1. third-person singular (single possession) possessive of sav

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sava
accusative savát
dative savának
instrumental savával
causal-final saváért
translative savává
terminative saváig
essive-formal savaként
essive-modal savául
inessive savában
superessive saván
adessive savánál
illative savába
sublative savára
allative savához
elative savából
delative saváról
ablative savától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
saváé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
saváéi

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Russian сова sova.

Noun[edit]

sava

  1. owl

Latvian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sava

  1. genitive singular masculine form of savs
  2. nominative singular feminine form of savs

Novial[edit]

Verb[edit]

sava (past savad, active participle savant, passive participle savat)

  1. to know

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

sava (present savar, preterite savade, supine savat, imperative sava)

  1. to be in sap (for the juice in plants to rise, to ascend)
    tiden nu är inne, då björken safvar
    the time is right, when the birch is in sap
  2. to strip the sap from trees (usually birches)
    ett träd, som vårtiden safvas
    a tree, which in the springtime is stripped of sap
    Har han bläckat och safvat i min vackra fimmelstång. – Fimmelstång? – Ja, den där björken skulle bli en fimmelstång.
    Has he cut and stripped sap in my beautiful thill. – Thill? – Yes, that birch should have become a thill.

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