tia

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See also: tía, tỉa, Tia, ti'a, and tiʻa

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

tia

  1. Initialism of Telecommunications Industry Association.
  2. Initialism of This is Africa, a business newspaper.

Noun[edit]

tia ‎(plural tias)

  1. (medicine) Initialism of transient ischemic attack.

Phrase[edit]

tia

  1. Initialism of thanks in advance.

Anagrams[edit]


Arabela[edit]

Noun[edit]

tia (pl: tiaca)

  1. house

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tia f ‎(plural ties)

  1. aunt

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Esperanto ti- (demonstrative correlative prefix) + -a (correlative suffix of "kind")

Determiner[edit]

tia ‎(accusative singular tian, plural tiaj, accusative plural tiajn)

  1. that kind of, such a (demonstrative correlative of kind)

Usage notes[edit]

When combined with ĉi, the adverbial particle of proximity, tia ĉi means this kind of.

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese tia, from Late Latin thia, from Ancient Greek θεία ‎(theía).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tia f (plural tias) (masculine tio)

  1. aunt (sister of someone's father or mother, or an uncle's wife)
  2. (slang) aunt (colloquial term of address for an older woman)
  3. (slang, by extension) colloquial term of adress for any female person
  4. (slang) a female clerk who performs a regular activity
    tia da limpeza - cleaning woman, janitor

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the number tio ‎(ten)

Noun[edit]

tia c

  1. a number 10 (ten)
  2. a person or an object by context associated with the number ten, for instance in sports and other forms of competing
    • a tenth place holder
  3. a coin or banknote worth ten of a currency
    • most commonly referring to the Swedish ten kronor (SEK) coin or the now deprecated banknote

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tia 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tia tian tior tiorna
Genitive tias tians tiors tiornas

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