teja

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See also: tejá, tēja, and tējā

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay teja, from Pali teja, from Sanskrit तेजस् (tejas, light), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *táyȷ́as, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)téyg-os (sharpness).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛd͡ʒa]
  • Hyphenation: tè‧ja

Noun[edit]

tèja (first-person possessive tejaku, second-person possessive tejamu, third-person possessive tejanya)

  1. sunset ray
  2. rainbow
    Synonym: pelangi

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛja/, [ˈteja], [ˈtɛja]

Noun[edit]

teja

  1. inflection of tej:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative dual

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali teja, from Sanskrit तेजस् (tejas, light), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *táyȷ́as, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)téyg-os (sharpness).

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Noun[edit]

teja (Jawi spelling تيجا‎, plural teja-teja, informal 1st possessive tejaku, impolite 2nd possessive tejamu, 3rd possessive tejanya)

  1. foreglow or afterglow, reddish or yellowish ray observed during sunset or sunrise
  2. rainbow (multicoloured arch in the sky)

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Pali[edit]

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Noun[edit]

teja n

  1. Interpretation of many of the inflectional forms of tejas (brilliance)

Noun[edit]

teja

  1. vocative singular of tejas (brilliance)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of esteja, a possible conjugation of the verb estar.

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Verb[edit]

teja

  1. Eye dialect spelling of esteja.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtexa/, [ˈt̪e.xa]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *tegla, from Latin tēgula, whence English tile through the Latin word's Proto-Germanic descendant. Doublet of tarro.

Noun[edit]

teja f (plural tejas)

  1. roof tile
  2. a type of noodle
  3. a type of chocolate from Peru
  4. (Costa Rica, slang) a 100 colón coin
    media tejaa 50 colón coin
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Etymology 2[edit]

See tejer

Verb[edit]

teja

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of tejer.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of tejer.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of tejer.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of tejer.

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