twa

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See also: TWA, twå, and twą

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

twa

  1. Romanization of 𐍄𐍅𐌰

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French trois.

Numeral[edit]

twa

  1. three

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French toi.

Pronoun[edit]

twa (nominative to)

  1. You. (second-person singular objective personal pronoun)

See also[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Numeral[edit]

twa

  1. (Northern ME, Early ME) Alternative form of tuo

Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

twā

  1. nominative/accusative feminine/neuter of twēġen

Old Frisian[edit]

Old Frisian cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : twa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *twai, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

Numeral[edit]

twā

  1. two

Inflection[edit]

Masculine SG Feminine SG Neuter SG
nominative twēne twā twā
accusative twēne twā twā
genitive twīra twīra twīra
dative twām twām twām

Descendants[edit]

  • North Frisian:
    Mooring: twäär m, tou f or n
    Föhr-Amrum, Helgoland and Sylt: tau
    Wiedingharde: tweer m, tau f or n
  • Saterland Frisian: two
  • West Frisian: twa

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

twa

  1. (chiefly literary) Alternative form of twoja.

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English twa, northern form of tuo, Old English twā, from Proto-Germanic *twai, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /twɑː/, /twɔː/
  • (Southern) IPA(key): /tweː/
  • (Northern, Insular) IPA(key): /twaː/

Numeral[edit]

cardinal number
2 Previous: ane
Next: three

twa

  1. two

Related terms[edit]


West Frisian[edit]

West Frisian cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : twa
    Ordinal : twadde

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian twa, from Proto-Germanic *twai, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

twa

  1. two

Further reading[edit]

  • twa”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011