tena

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See also: Tena, teña, tenä, and tēnā

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

tena

  1. any flying insect

Laboya[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

tena

  1. boat

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tena

  1. correct
    Antonym: jala

References[edit]

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019) , “tena”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

Makasar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tena (Lontara spelling ᨈᨙᨊ)

  1. not (clause negator)
    Tena nakulle a'gio'.[1]He cannot move.

Verb[edit]

tena (Lontara spelling ᨈᨙᨊ)

  1. (negative existential) there is not; to have not
    Tena tau ja'dala' anne ri kamponga.[2]There is no evil person in this village.
    Tena doekku.I don't have money. (literally, “There is no money of mine.”)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aburaerah Arief (1995) Kamus Makassar–Indonesia, Ujung Pandang: Yayaan Perguruan Islam Kapita, page 117.
  2. ^ Aburaerah Arief (1995) Kamus Makassar–Indonesia, Ujung Pandang: Yayaan Perguruan Islam Kapita, page 138.

Maltese[edit]

Root
t-n-j

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ثَنَى(ṯanā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tena (imperfect jitni, past participle mitni, verbal noun tini)

  1. to fold

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þjóna, þéna.

Verb[edit]

tena (present tense tener, past tense tente, past participle tent, passive infinitive tenast, present participle tenande, imperative ten)

  1. to earn
    Om sumaren kan dei tena mykje pengar.
    During the summer, they can earn a lot of money.
  2. to serve
    Han tente landet sitt.
    He served his country.

References[edit]


Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tena

  1. (demonstrative) masculine/neuter instrumental singular of ta (that)

Pronoun[edit]

tena

  1. instrumental singular of ta (him, it, that)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tena f (plural tenas)

  1. a type of pepper.

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Egyptian Arabic تاني‎ (tāni, [tɛːnɪ], “again”), from Arabic ثانٍ(ṯānin, second). The similarity may be coincidental, however.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

tena

  1. again
    Nitacheza mpira wa miguu tena
    I will play football again
  2. moreover
  3. (in a negative sentence) again, anymore
    Sisi sio marafiki tena
    We are not friends anymore
    Sijui tena
    I don't know anymore