taha

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

taha ‎(plural tahas)

  1. The African rufous-necked weaver bird (Hyphantornis texor).

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Chickasaw[edit]

Verb[edit]

taha

  1. to end

Esmeralda[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Seler suggested that this term might be cognate or related to Pumé ta ‎(foot), but this is now considered unlikely. Compare Esmeralda ta- ‎(classifying prefix for long objects).

Noun[edit]

taha

  1. foot

References[edit]

  • Sabine Dedenbach-Salazar Sáenz, Contribuciones a las lenguas y culturas de los Andes (2005), page 241: De la lista de semejanzas léxicas, por lo general poco convincentes, que fueron notadas por Jijón y Caamaño ([1941] 1998: 483), podríamos agregar esmeraldeño taha 'pié'[.]
  • Willem F. H. Adelaar, The Languages of the Andes: taha (citing Seler 1902, Jijón y Caamaño 1941)

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old English dāƿe.

Noun[edit]

tāha f

  1. jackdaw

Papiamentu[edit]

Verb[edit]

taha

  1. to prohibit

Rapa Nui[edit]

Noun[edit]

taha

  1. frigatebird

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *tasi, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *isa, *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *isa, *əsa, from Proto-Austronesian *isa, *əsa, *asa.

Numeral[edit]

taha

  1. (cardinal) one